Edward Kofi Louis

Gold Star - 566,956 Points (13th October 1961 / Accra, GHANA)

Elaine - Poem by Edward Kofi Louis

A poor man who oppresses the poor is like,
A driving rain which leaves no food;
But a faithful man will abound with blessings always.

Elaine, do not be among those who drink too much wine!
Nor among the gluttons who eat all kinds of meat;
Because the man of knowledge increases in strength always,
And like the sweet muse of love.

Do not eat the food of a stingy man nor desire his delicacies,
For wisdom is too much ofr a fool! !
But a faithful man will abound with blessings always.

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, April 17, 2011

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