paapa esuman

(27/08/1988 / ACCRA)

Because I Love You


i told her i love her and she thought it wasn't real
thinking i wanted her to be my budgeted meal
not comprehending what my love mean
as tinny as a sesame bean
is it a crime that i don't have
or a taboo to make you my better half
if my love is real
i pray thee may thou feel
my love i can't hid
despite the great tide
refusing my story
my being worry

rich am not
talented a lot
time tells who i will be
but not what you see
baby i love you
just because i love you.

Submitted: Thursday, November 14, 2013
Edited: Friday, November 15, 2013

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love is not money

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