Edward Kofi Louis

Gold Star - 300,896 Points (13th October 1961 / Accra, GHANA)

The Bitter Lessons Of Lust - Poem by Edward Kofi Louis

Illegal lust!
With empty dreams in the land of sin;
But, for how long will they rape the women around?

With the way before it and, the way after it;
And, to learn the bitter lessons of lust.

Illegal lust!
Like the seeds among thorns;
But, who is ready to tell them the truth?

With the riches that chokes the earth;
But, every man has a woman inside him and,
Every woman has a man inside her.

Fire! !
They are playing with life;
With the sins of the world as seen everywhere.

Comments about The Bitter Lessons Of Lust by Edward Kofi Louis

There is no comment submitted by members..

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poem Submitted: Friday, October 25, 2013

Poem Edited: Friday, October 25, 2013

[Report Error]