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    Make Me Know

    Make me know how much there is to knowMake me know how little I do knowMake me know how little I need to knowMake me know how little I am knownMake me know that I am nothing to knowMake me know how much there is to doMake me know how little I have done Make me know how little...
    kaben kaben
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Dec 31, 2010

    The Gate Of No Return

    The Gate Of No ReturnI am twisting a knife in And around a hardly healed woundThe Gates Of No  Return Millions of my forefathers passedThrough and until  today  remains historyNaively painted canoes awaited their turnTo be launched  into the Virgin WatersOn boards?Were...
    afrique2011 afrique2011
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Jan 17, 2011

    Tired Of Running

    The memoryStands like a cracked bronze statuein a museumtalking, smiling we are tired with life We struggle to frustrateold pressures on our backs,rain beats the ground, we flounder, slipBut still has to survive the implications Having travelled far, I came uponmountains of...
    kaben kaben
    18-21, M
    1 Response Feb 27, 2011

    The Master And His Guards

    Though they set guards at thegatesDay and night to watch over andprotect himFrom assassins,reactionaries, andthievesTerrorists and dissidents and thedisgruntledLittle do the guards knowTheir sleepless protection is ofno avail.For these men of violence inwhose way they standPass...
    kaben kaben
    18-21, M
    Apr 27, 2011

    Where Are They?

    We dont joke with lifeLife is both body  and mind To warp a soul is as much as sacrilage to murderAn army without drums Without gleaming uniforms And without what it takes to defeat Gomorrah is indeed a defeated civilianWhat is the use of taunting with the impossible?Whiles...
    kaben kaben
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 17, 2011
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