Joseph Oladehinde Ibikunle

Rookie - 495 Points (31 of July 1988 / Alagbado, Lagos.)

I Crushed A Mosquitoe - Poem by Joseph Oladehinde Ibikunle

I crushed a mosquitoe
That just sang across my brow.
As I rendered to it two bashes,
I prayed as its blood splashed,
'May my fate not be like this insect
Who met its untimely death
In a search for livelihood.'

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Topic(s) of this poem: art

Form: Narrative


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  • Brian Jani (6/28/2014 9:34:00 AM)


    Nicely written poem We are lucky they transmit malaria only, (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, August 20, 2012

Poem Edited: Sunday, March 5, 2017


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