Abdulrasheed Dawodu


My Fate


Aye
Nay
So is my fate determined
Chiefs and chieftains
Men and women alike
Rogues; savages
Ready to devour

With a carpentry tool
My fate is nailed
So hard to pull
By these chiefs and chieftains
'Shall the masses continue
To live this way? '
Aye! Aye! !

And there goes my fate

Submitted: Sunday, September 01, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 03, 2013

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