Abdulrasheed Dawodu


Rainbow


Pink is fine and cool
So is green and blue
Black is beautiful too
Wow! I never knew beauty so true
Till I saw red and ox blood
The colour of heart and love

I desire white, brown and yellow
My sight is fixed to all
I surely need a rainbow
But little did I know or none at all
That It seldom flashes in the sky
And later fades right before the eyes

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