yusuf salihu

Rookie (1980 / kano)

Mosquito - Poem by yusuf salihu

With patience it waits
like a chooper it descends
with vigilance it stings
with bravery it drills
like a terrorist it perpetrates
come dawn come dusk it operates
with an offensive chorus it provokes its target into defensive fellowship
with a proactive clap
the inevitable happens
and it never lives to testify
nor share the message with posterity

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  • Brian Jani (6/27/2014 4:26:00 PM)


    I wish this creatures would be extinct someday, nice poem. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, May 31, 2012



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