Anele TheAfrikanSon kaMthethungqongqo Potelwa

Rookie - 0 Points (1992 March 03 / South Africa (eDutywa, Mfenguland, staying in Cape Town))

A Lie Fooled Me - Poem by Anele TheAfrikanSon kaMthethungqongqo Potelwa

Eyes loud open
But blind enough reckon
Ears sound enough to hear
But none is able to bare

being fooled
Being doomed
Betrayal flowing its wonders
Dissappointment blowing its boaders

It is sad
If that pain is instilled
Just as it is bad
When loyalty has been distilled

If tears could talk
I would let there pain take a walk
And if my heart was never a rock
I would kept breaking like a door lock

How do your repair
That which can not be repeared
Ones trust is lost
Like a chicken I'll let roast
Because you do not
Derserve my trust.

Comments about A Lie Fooled Me by Anele TheAfrikanSon kaMthethungqongqo Potelwa

  • Veteran Poet - 1,874 Points Pheko Motaung (4/19/2012 12:18:00 PM)

    A brave way to say it without compromising principle.Thank you for this beautiful poem (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 306 Points Siyabonga A Nxumalo (3/19/2012 5:15:00 AM)

    They think we are blind and dump....its life my man, they are too busy enriching themselves, forgeting to be kind to us on their way up, coz they'll need us on their way down....superb poem Anele. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 4,127 Points Dave Walker (3/13/2012 11:04:00 AM)

    Once trust is lost its a very hard thing to get back.
    A great poem. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 8,451 Points Neela Nath Das (3/12/2012 11:34:00 PM)

    The mental status of a deprived person is revealed very nicely thru this poem. Good write! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, March 11, 2012

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