Treasure Island

Efe Benjamin

(Nov.19,1985 / Delta State, NIGERIA)

' You Laughed and Laughed and Laughed


I told you I was in love,
But you laughed and
Laughed and laughed.
.
I gave you my love,
But you did not give me yours,
Instead, you kept mine, and
Gave yours to another.
.
You laughed at my song,
You laughed at my walk,
Then I danced my magic dance
to the rhythm of the talking
drums pleading.
.
But you shut your eyes, and laughed
And laughed and laughed.

Submitted: Monday, June 01, 2009
Edited: Saturday, May 24, 2014

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