Treasure Island

Olukayode Olugbemi


On The Highway To Success


‘Tis on this highway I thread
Left alone in the cold April rain
Seemed like the tales of the undead
Darts thrown at the heart resound with pain

‘Tis on this narrow road
With need for friends without foes
Road rough like the back of a toad
It’s galloping like a pack of blows

‘Tis on this road to success I transverse
With its perches and thorns all seeking for a choke
The details sometimes lead to a reverse
All making me a real ‘bloke’

‘Tis on this highway
That we all make our headway

Submitted: Wednesday, May 01, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, May 01, 2013

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