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Virility

virility.

The full moon is in my house:
the shadow of myself is you
and I am the shadow of you too.
i am the sky, and you are the full moon.

The half moon lits in my house:
i am like your o'er brooding thoughts;
that when you want to fall, I hold you
and you hang on my breath that i ne'er breathe.

Darkness is in my light house:
i am like your lost soul at night,
when you come back, you stroke yo' secret hairs
and look at me wryly. oh my poor soul!

The sun sets its rising glints:
you are the standing ocean sun.
you are the glints of the bright yellow,
that makes me warm in this rolling cosmos.

There's a friend in my body:
that blazes in me like the sun
and send warm signals to cozy rains.
you hear my secret silences all night.

There's a murmur in my dust:
not the murmuring dry age leaves;
but the resentment of my struggles
and the speaking shadows of my silence.

because i am man. i am nobody.





"words from the innocent mind"
Akinwale Peace Akindayo
Philip Peace

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