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Stain Katuli

(1987 / Zomba, Malawi)

This life


A journey of journeys
That satisfies not the eyes,
Nor the heart does it:

Seeing they see
Yet true perception devoid of,
Understanding it has
Yet true wisdom still it lacks.

An endless lecture of lectures
That both teaches and advises
Where negligence costs one’s failure
And laziness unswerving poverty.

An ongoing struggle of struggles
Where ups and downs are welcome;
No sweat no survival,
So as hope for success.

A right path for rational diehards
Who don’t compromise on justice.

Submitted: Monday, September 07, 2009
Edited: Monday, August 01, 2011

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  • Dr.subhendu Kar (9/7/2009 7:33:00 AM)

    An ongoing struggle of struggles
    Where ups and downs are welcome;
    No sweat no survival,
    So as hope for success.......................Darwin said the survival the fittest, in spite of rise and fall by the life one has to trudge the path of mortal journey of struggle for existence by sweat and blood, wonderful write, utterly; y persuasive and ingenious by imagery
    ,10+++, God bless you, thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

  • Indira Renganathan (9/7/2009 4:11:00 AM)

    I like the last two lines...for it really speaks the truth...it looks you are matured of having experienced a life whole though you are just 22...God bless (Report) Reply

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