ogbonna chinemerem

Rookie - 0 Points (22nd sept.,1988 / Enugu city)

I Call Them Heroes - Poem by ogbonna chinemerem

Go well the great friends of the land,
b'cos thy leaving detered our hearts.
Go well the heroes of the nation,
for thy great stands will be remembered.
Go well oh! Yeah the post-election victims,
to where killing and fighting stands no more.

For two thing of a man can be remembered,
just for the mistakes made and the ones corrected.
Being great they gave up their lives,
though it was unwillingly,
but i still call them heroes.
For thy left was for a mistake to be corrected.

Oh! Thee deaths,
the histories of the cause will never be forget,
and thee....'victims' will ever remain our greats,
for thy true work and submission still makes a good different in the nation.


Comments about I Call Them Heroes by ogbonna chinemerem

  • Chinedu Dike (9/4/2014 3:18:00 AM)


    The tree of Liberty shall always be refreshed by the blood of compatriots. A lovely poem you've got here, Kudos nwanne m! (Report) Reply

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  • Vincent Onyekachukwu Onyeche (1/29/2014 5:44:00 AM)


    Lovely, Their soul no lie rest in peace. (Report) Reply

  • Okoye Charles Chukwudi (2/16/2012 5:35:00 AM)


    I think this poem is dedicated to the corper 10...those young men and women that were killed in northern nigerian after the presidential election of 2011....mayb i am right...maybe not

    nice work...very poetic and emotional tooo....kudos

    you shud read my poems....2b or not 2b
    surreal
    written at midnight hour
    my emotions betray me
    a walk thru the cemetry....
    Thanks 4 sharing
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  • (1/23/2012 1:52:00 PM)


    We salute those who die for the emancipation of the black man.those who put the dxevopment of mankind on to of their agenda true revolutionaries who vision seek to develop our continent.
    Thanks for this poem great poem, which reminds us were do we come from if you have time please check a speech by Thabo Mbeki I'm African
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  • (7/9/2011 5:35:00 AM)


    Creativity is the key to success keep up the good work of writing.nicely written (Report) Reply

  • (6/7/2011 6:05:00 PM)


    Of course they left for a restful place leaving our world to its unrest. Well penned. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Poem Edited: Saturday, July 9, 2011


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