Charles Jagongo

(1972 / Kenya, Africa)

To You My Beloved


The gate is ajar
The gate of my heart, fondly and lovely expectant
The gate is ajar

Roses are beautiful
Roses with petals and engraved with love
Roses are beautiful

My mother's milk
A taste so fresh from breasts like yours erect
My mother's milk

Honey is sweet
Done by bees with flowers' nectars
Honey is sweet

To you my beloved
My heart's love petals, sweet is a cool sunny day
To you my beloved.

Submitted: Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, November 20, 2012

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