Treasure Island

Efe Benjamin

(Nov.19,1985 / Delta State, NIGERIA)

`Everyone Wants Happiness


Everyone wants happiness
But friend do you share
A little kindness
I see it in your eyes
Every time you pass me by
The self contentment
Of devilish ill gotten wealth
The painless smile of hell's certainty
A fair share of impending posterity

So everyone wants happiness
But brother do you ever care a little sadness.

Submitted: Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Edited: Saturday, January 18, 2014

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