Treasure Island

Taiwo Lasisi

(Nigeria)

miss Babalola


I see your struggles
I hear the mumble
Of your heart,
In search for light.

Life has been so harsh
Even though its pain.
Hope flies about,
Your heart's;
Window pane.

Even though;
Life showed you nothing,
But shame.
You stay up tho!
Like a tiger;
That can't be tamed

Even though
Your future
Seems dim
You shower
Under the rain
Of dreams

What a hero?
You are!
Heavens salute;
O-er! O-er!

Submitted: Monday, July 15, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 16, 2013

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