Julius Selasi Komla Adjor
All That Matters
Tiredlessly they rattle and babble, without holding breath
Affidavits, ex-gratia, articles, phrases and clauses!
A boast of intellectualism, a show off of academic laurels!
But what do these mean to us, for we are just laymen.
Eloquently they stand to speak, analysis upon analysis they make:
Inflations, economic recessions, exchange rates, oligopoly!
The explanation of an economy, a description of state of affairs.
But what do these mean to us, for we are just laymen!
Respected, admired and yet confusing, elegantly gowned in apparels of white;