Tribute to mama in verse

2015-08-27 06:00

Phila Nqobo

Phila Nqobo

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See, men have power.

They lead and control.

Women have strength, they hold on and endure.

I am raised not by a man thus I am strong.

Men are leaders of communities, women are pillars of society.

Men pursue dreams with practical solutions and feasible concepts.

Women attain their desires by faith.

I am raised not by a man thus I am faithfull.

I am a man created by men but a woman raised and nurtured me to be a man amongst men.

Men are shallow like a dog’s grave and can hide truth.

Women are deeper than a man’s grave and they bury it!

I was taught not by a man, thus I am deep!

Men are natural beasts of the dark.

Women are pure beauties like a morning sunlight.

I am raised not by a man thus I am pure.

I am nurtured to be strong, faithfull, deep and pure.

I am but a man that could not have realised all these attributes had I not been raised by a woman.

Yes a man designed me...but I am made a man by a woman!

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