Treasure Island

macaulay akinbami

(7th February / Lagos, Nigeria)

No man saw God


From the seven empty seas of earth

To the highest mount and hill on land

In evil, good and science seat

In grave of men and darkest night

In man’s abode and kingdom great

And skies too high for men in flesh

Crossing the boarder of human thoughts

Into the realms of spirit wings

In thousand endless roaming seas,

No mortal saw God in flesh.

Submitted: Friday, April 30, 2004

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