paapa esuman

(27/08/1988 / ACCRA)

Arise And Build


How long will tears flow from my eye
Like the flow oh the Nile
Should i stop aiming high
When having the chance to go a mile
Not until i die
I want to see that pleasant smile
Pain painted me with a dye
Laying useless like bile

No man no cry
Got to rise up and go
Don`t ask me why
Because you won`t know
As day goes by
Your experience grow
Look into the sky
And see the mist flow

Hope lies there
Opportunity is always near
Don`t stand bare
Forget you fear
And rise up in your time
Rely not on wine
Be a builder of all time.

Submitted: Sunday, April 21, 2013
Edited: Friday, September 27, 2013

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  • Amitava Sur (11/23/2013 3:20:00 AM)

    It's a nice expression. if you are to achieve a goal - you have to forget all emotions & have to stride until the goal is fulfilled. (Report) Reply

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