Treasure Island

Edward Kofi Louis

(13th October 1961 / Accra, GHANA)

Unabatedly


Tea, teasel!
Viral,
Deluge;
With skulls under.

Tea, teal!
Relish,
Unabatedly;
But, we now have a new teacher.

Tea, team!
To eat the red fish;
But, not all that glitters in this life is gold.

A pauper!
In the land of your muse;
But with tender love.

Pend, append!
In the case of the Court;
And like a Spider in a king's palace.

Veer, seer!
In the mind;
For the sake of love.

Lawless!
Disregarded;
For, they dress to promote lust.

Veer, peer!
Like water spilled on the ground;
But, try to learn the ways of life,
If onl yif you do have wisdom.

Submitted: Friday, October 25, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 25, 2013

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