SENTINEL POETRY (ONLINE) #21
ISSN 1479-425X   
August 2004

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UCHE NDUKA


IT IS TIME

it is time to depart
from yestereve.
harmonize us now who may!

for fishes and fowls
tables are laid.
and for us?

watch-keeper
cup-bearer:
we've renounced the sack-cloth.

it is time to depart
from yestermania.
quit soiling our hearts with what you utter!

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