Omolola David

Rookie - 112 Points (April 18,1985 / Lagos, Nigeria)

Where Do We Steer - Poem by Omolola David

Life they say is Short
with many leaving as each day passes
To live is to Fear
But not to live is to be Foolish
Foolishness and Fear
Where do we steer

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I wrote this poem after receiving the shocking news of a colleague who lost his young wife after a life long battle with illness, leaving the man with two kids to carter for all by himself.

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Poem Edited: Wednesday, July 31, 2013

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