samuel nze Poems

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71.
Mullato Or Black

One cannot be short
And tall both at once
You're either rich or poor
The in-between is boring
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72.
Any Lost Cause?

What have you been fighting for
What is the reason for the sweat
That cleaves to your brow
That tired gruntling?
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73.
Busy

I sit before my computer, busy
Most people are like me
Encouraged to be busy
In our fast world - always.
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74.
Enough Of You!

Who do you think you are, man?
Come on, enough of you!
See the way you strut
Like a veritable peacock -
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75.
You Want To Kill Me

With rat on my chest
I had to pray hard
I pleaded with God
From midnight till dawn
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76.
Grieving Like A Fulsome Song

Grieving like a fulsome song
Harps the exit of the loved
Wreaths will curtain on the pane
As with pain the loser sighs
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77.
Angry Words

When we make arrogant sounds
In anger we spoil something
Bile and bad blood
Fill our chest and choke
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78.
Your Envious Brother

Ascribe him a name
And say it aloud
So that Sekere may be ashamed
And the samba remorseful
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79.
Money Is Greater

When you are asked to choose
Between love and money
As a young girl
Born with a wooden - not silver -
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80.
Sunlight Today

The harsh tyrannical sun
Alarms me today
By its fierceness -
It is so hot!
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