Learn More

segun Johnson Ozique

Rookie - 20 Points (25th, Sept.1961 / Lagos-Nigeria)

To a Woman Who Endured


Happy I am you no longer would be hungry
Happy your sacks’ today are laden with gifts
Happy the road to home no longer is weary
Happy all that has come to you pleasantly a lift
Happy of the time spent in outpouring prayers
Happy you no longer are weighed down nor bent
Happy times you dutifully waited and today the pay
Happy is your head now of glorious crown, no not lent
Happy that in so doing, He did openly to all eyes to see
Extent people of good will cling to you, a woman blessed
That happy you asked, He said He would, and did as He said
And, now your footsteps’ no longer Snowflakes tan: Blessed

Submitted: Friday, April 12, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 08, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (To a Woman Who Endured by segun Johnson Ozique )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. The Saddest Poem, Pablo Neruda
  4. No Man Is An Island, John Donne
  5. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  6. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  7. The Return of The Romantic, Bijay Kant Dubey
  8. Longest Night, Nassy Fesharaki
  9. The Tiger, William Blake
  10. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe

Poem of the Day

poet James Whitcomb Riley

There! little girl; don't cry!
They have broken your doll, I know;
And your tea-set blue,
And your play-house, too,
Are things of the long ago;
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. Love is Complicated, Moriah Schutt
  2. Let Me Be With My Conscience, Abdulrazak Aralimatti
  3. That you are beautiful, Gert Strydom
  4. Morning, Gert Strydom
  5. Niagara's Yulia, Nassy Fesharaki
  6. SONNET III, Sir Toby Moses
  7. during eve of next moment..., veeraiyah subbulakshmi
  8. Eliot, Your Modern Hollow Men, Bijay Kant Dubey
  9. The Return of The Romantic, Bijay Kant Dubey
  10. Point of Submission [Deictic Conclusions], Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
[Hata Bildir]