Poem By Victor Okechukwu Anyaegbuna

On the throne of destiny
he sprawled like a spider
Weaving the nest of nemesis;
Circled by hungry beaks
That pecked walls
Guarded by hungry wolves
Where Bufalos grazed surrounded by hungry lions

Stride denied royalty
The crown shamed amazons
That poised to create waves
unbecoming arrogance denied

23 May,2020

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