Treasure Island

Onalethuso Petruss Ntema

(27/02/1985 / Maun, Botswana)

rain on me o' rain rain rain


o' rain rain rain
come rain on me o' rain
rain on every plant that grow o' dear rain
rain on every resource o' dear rain
rain to green the plants
the plants that of nature's decor
rain on us and never let go
quench my thirst; to get so
rain on me o' rain rain rain

rain for happiness and leisure
rain for our children to play
rain on the soil for us this day
so, we plant more food to feed us this way
go to the fields and gardens; same way
rain o' beautiful rain
rain rain rain

**extract from 'patterns of life' november 2011 ebook
ntema's unique poetry (nup)

Submitted: Saturday, March 10, 2012
Edited: Friday, August 17, 2012

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