LOVE IN THE DAYS OF HATRED

This piece, written by the gifted Che Chidi Chukwumerije, has remained with me for days. In fact, it’s inspired some of my own writing. Thank you, Che!

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Bold of heart and stonecold must you be
And extraordinary too, gentle one
If in these days the bad news on TV
Doesn’t strike fear into that heart of yours!
Because mankind is still not free.

But listen, listen to me now, lamb and dove
The hour approaches when on a dark empty street
You shall be the last lantern still shinning as from above
And no-one, not even you, will understand fully why
In these days of hatred your heart grows stronger with human love.

– Che Chidi Chukwumerije.

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