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Virgin forest

Tit-for-tat
he exchanges blow with her;

raising his arm high
as he till'd the soil
making hips and ridges
high-low went his hoe
as he cut her short

she made him profuse
releasing euphrate and his kins-men
on him.
She lay her eggs on his skin pore;

the sun goes up and down over him,
as he crisps to meet up
the first yearly rain;
at evening,he takes his roasted yam and water
which was prepared by his grammy.

betimes long,
/the virgin forest
is twisted to a war camp,where beetles and weavens domicile,
competing for food and residues

towards november,
she breeds again
and he makes them away!
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Name:Mgbada chukwudi cletus occupation:student marital status:single sex:male state:Ebonyi state,Abakaliki. Country:Nigeria ABOUT HIM: He is a funny drud who does know his right from his left.Always carried away by his stoic words;which had variably and invariably,advertently and inadvertently led him to different places,ranging from;the dungeon,the cell house,the costable's bench,the media centers,competition arenas and other nice and cruelsome havens. His pieces of rubbish;which he boldly terms 'poems',are open for your perusal,review and ratings. Oh!less he forgets,he love discording himself but doesn't accommodate derogatory remarks from anyone. Above all,he loves you all! You are most welcome to his post. He remains your 'one and only' MGBADA CHUKWUDI CLETUS! In the lulu bloc .....keep cool.....i love it..... more…

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