Ishmael Mabhiza Poems

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1.
His Plan For You

Waking up is not voluntary
Nor breathing is not granted willy nilly
Like dew all can drift
Your carcase from the ground will not lift
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2.
Words

As my words fly out my larynx
I never knew they have got a body
When I thought there is no fix-
They created a man with a body
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3.
The Way Out

When things are hard
When you are totally confused
All your relatives agree to diverge from you
When all that you eat is tasteless
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4.
The Legend

THE LEGEND
NOVEMBER 11,2016
They say Education is the Key
Lucky Dube confirms The Love of Life is Contained in Education
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5.
What Are You

Born and bred in poverty
Ideas and plans have no identity
In all your vision you feel pity
Your dreams are always hefty
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6.
I See Africa

I SEE
AFRICA

Africa, Africa, - ooooh Africaaah
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7.
The Salient Poet

Behold I stand upon the earth
I look around to find one next the depth
Alas, I found not an impeccable being
Outstanding, shining like a diamond ring
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8.
The Walking Dead

I saw the walking dead
She was stunning like a lively kid
Shining like a morning star
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9.
I Wish

I wish you were here
To see how I've fared in life
And pat my shoulder
To congratulate me.
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10.
Life

Life! !

Life is not a directive
Life is the will to live
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