Charles Jagongo

Freshman - 660 Points (1972 / Kenya, Africa)

A Farmer's Song - Poem by Charles Jagongo

One, two and three
Its dawn, and cows are mooing,
cocks are crowing,
a dog is barking,
a new day, welcoming.

Four, five and six
The sun is up, plants are healthy
On goes the counting, hens eggs they lay
Manure is turned for decay,
Cows fed with hay.

Six, seven and eight
Milkman returns pails for day
Cake done, ghee and butter,
Egg trays for this, has made a day
Fruits flourish for better

Nine ends with ten
To, West the Sun retires
Clutter clang, tools return to stores
Dogs released from kennels
Radio some news it blares,
A way the cold is driven with fires.

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  • (2/10/2013 7:45:00 AM)

    love it. What a great piece of work, i realy enjoy reading your poems (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, August 16, 2012

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