Abdulrasheed Dawodu


Day And Night


Hail me! The day
Hail me! The night
I am the sun
That shines so bright
I am the night
That eats up the sun

I am the sun
I light up the world
I am the night
I blind them all
In the night, I reveal my darkness
Only in the day, you see my brightness

Till my night is same as my day
And the day, the light
Hypocritical being I am
The day and the night

Submitted: Monday, August 26, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, August 27, 2013
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