Kobe Bryant "Black Mamba" Poem by Alouwou Mandjah

Kobe Bryant "Black Mamba"



Kobe, words can't describe that surprising moment
On Calabasas' foggy sky it was chaos and torment
Bryant, the world swallow that sad news in tears
Endless grief and memories among your peers

Beloved NBA Superstar; Global Golden name
Rest in peace Champs, posthumous Hall of Fame
You will be always remembered as "Black Mamba"
An inspiring iconic athlete from Italy to California
No doubt GLOAT what a legacy, a model title role...
Too soon Kobe, Gigi... may the Lord bless your soul


© Herold Alouwou Mandjah

Kobe Bryant "Black Mamba"
Monday, January 27, 2020
Topic(s) of this poem: elegy
POET'S NOTES ABOUT THE POEM
It was about that sad news on Sunday January 26th "Kobe Bryant died at 41 in helicopter crash in Calabasas California... and these words just came to me and I share them with you.
COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Edith Loresky 27 January 2020

What a beautiful piece, thanks for sharing it

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Jamal Candace 27 January 2020

Wonderful poem, I like it and I will share it with my friends to ease the pain

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Edwards Monti 27 January 2020

Awesome poem, well done!

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Robert Ford 06 August 2022

Nice!

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Jayden Oldwitch 02 February 2020

Very touching, gone but not forgotten

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Marthe 28 January 2020

What a shock.......Very touching and sad! ! ! ! The night before I saw him in a documentary talking about Lebron James. Well said Herold.....Two thumbs up

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Alouwou Mandjah 28 January 2020

Thanks Marthe, he is not here physically but his spirit is well alive, LEGENDS never die

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Fabie 28 January 2020

Great poem to a powerful man. I love reading it. May you live in our heart forever legend #mambamentality.

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Alouwou Mandjah 28 January 2020

terrible lost, so so so sad. Thanks Fabie

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Yaneli 28 January 2020

I loved it, very emotional piece!

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