mohamed Alpha Ba

(31-10-1991 / sierra leone)

RAIN COMES


On this raining day
That started since may
I saw you wash away
The earth and dirty tray

Busy rain flows down the road
Umbrellas on our heads becoming loads
And all around i head you pass
Like ladies skirt across the grass

Empty streets like the fall of troy
Living lazy fools on their bed to toy
O its raining all day long
O rain that sings obnoxious song

I felt your cold and i heard you call
Though not welcome by all
But cherish in the Saharan desert
Where it rains the farmers heart

Submitted: Monday, October 01, 2012
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