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IS IT NOT YOURS?

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flaunt your happiness! wear it like Jonathan's hat boast about it like a new bride see, when life whips your hide openly, friends you fed fat will mock in gladness!

LIKE UNCLE AMAECHI...

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so, you think you have no hope that bad? you want to wear a rope! around your neck? before you "end it all" you must know giants were once not tall the rich man too once had to cope why not climb up Life's slope ...like uncle Amaechi

YOU CARRY FISH STENCH

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men will sit at your table eat your fish stew, belch and go spreading a fable that you carry fish-stench men will borrow your shoe return it hopelessly worn yet, chorus jeers and boos if your feet cultivate corn men will map you paths through sewers and drains spur you with hearty pats only to share in the gains none speaks as a friend each seeks a selfish end!

HOW MUCH IS A FART WORTH?

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i frown you laugh how much is a fart worth? if your bowels were to resign would you pay a thousand dollars? ... how much would you pay to fart at will bloated, groaning from flatulence ask the man under the knife! how much is urinating worth dying by a 'DON'T URINATE' sign? would you, for it, wear Police collars? ... would you give your Nairas or tear Dr's bill if bladder coup calls for ambulance? ask the woman fighting for life! you frown i laugh! so, how much is a fart worth?

TIME, NOW

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Dance now, when you have legs Time is wrapping up gifts-- Cane or wheelchair? Chew now, when you have teeth-- You'll swallow mashed beans After Time works his pliers Love now, when you have friends You'll be left with "If only I..." When Time takes them

BE THE DOG, BE THE PIG

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be the dog return to vomit yes, swallow again! atimes what was is still best be the pig return to mud yes, wallow again! atimes going back is forward march

#iDreamOfANigeria: SHACKLED PRETENCE

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is this Independence or shackled pretence? is there really freedom in this Niger Kingdom? are we not yet slaves dying, falling into graves dug by the hands of those who fart into Nigeria's nose as green browns in villages and towns and our white turns red Jona bakes election bread ... are we free from hate is there food in the plate is Musa a free man in Aba is Johnson smiling in Bama who is free? do your eyes see beyond his mosque her church, ethnic husk? is this Independence or shackled pretence? is there really freedom in this Niger Kingdom?