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Kolawole Ajao

Rookie - 0 Points (Akure, Ondo State Nigeria)

Two love birds


Two love birds:
Singing together,
Perching together,
Roaming together.

Two love birds:
Seeing each second,
Floating each minute,
Drooping each hour.

Two love birds:
Nesting together,
Slumbering together,
Brooding together.

Two love birds:
Eating each second,
Drinking each minute,
Chirping each hour.

Aye, two love birds! :
Not dying together.

Submitted: Saturday, April 17, 2010

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  • Rookie Jim Troy (8/14/2011 4:28:00 PM)

    Two beautiful souls sharing the physical plane of existence together. But in the
    grander scheme of eternal life each individual re-enters the fold but still remains
    within the singularity, or the masters plan. I love the way you have written this
    one..... very powerful........and loving

    Jim Troy (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Dr.tony Brahmin (4/29/2010 1:55:00 AM)

    liked very much your two love birds doing everything together
    but also not dying together!
    bringing in a great reality of life.. thank yu for sharing. tony (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 35 Points Nivedita Bagchi SPC UK (4/19/2010 3:04:00 PM)

    Very much un-contemplated finish at least I was not ready for it…it’s your Mastery to carry till last word of poem and get awed…but known to all …
    Voted 10
    Ms. Nivedita
    UK (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Michael Brock (4/18/2010 8:28:00 AM)

    Two love birds, well written and holds together very well, The last verse pulls the whole together and gives the poem its stand to perch upon.

    thanks for sharing
    michael (Report) Reply

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