Browsing tag: father

Baami: Tonye Willie-Pepple

Baami, when this chunk and that shall cease to fill this your royal bowl,what will I eat? When this plate is pushed down by your evening cloth to become a broken China ware, with what shall I dish? Tied here as a majestic cock in this fortress of your pride,how shall I feast this cult who applauds even your fart? From where will I  get the gin to pour in the glass piped down to your yonder throat like you do grandpa? Baami, allow me  learn where the mouth of the canon is, if you do not want your cult to see

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OKPA DI OKU:​Mark Anthony

Saturday mornings in Omagba are always characterized with incessant ringing of bells by little children who beckon other sleeping children for their morning mass. They ring the bell rhythmically so it can blend into everyone’s name. They stump their feet to the beat of the bell and clap amidst careless cum vibrant chants. This group of miniature fanatics never pass our yard without hollering the names of the catholic children who live in our compound. They go- "chibueze! Bianu morni mass, okenna! bianu morni mass, afoma! bianu

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