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ANOTHER STRAND OF STRENGTH




I learnt the power in the word 'Feminine '
At the age of nine
My lips have tasted weakness
It has the taste of sour grapes
Leaving even men like beings devoid of scrotal sacs

If hell lived in humans
It would pitch its tent in the navel of the soul
Where battered souls whimper
Yet it's sound effect is as calm as a body of water

Your soul was a house with many windows
Peering through them filled my intestines with masticated food
My body failing me as I fell weightless like a metal pin

I ate of the meal you did not feed me
Lump after lump of sorrow and pain
Hoping it will take away the rush of tears in your veins
I stirred the inferno with my foot
Not minding that I 'd see the scar

For every scar
A lesson learnt
For every whimper
I gained another strand of strength

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"He just had to go", I yelled inside of me. Dele was too bossy and proud,the rest of the staff looked up to me to ensure he was fired. All I had to do was pull the manager into my seductive web and by morning, Dele would get his termination letter. Anyone who stood in my way always got burnt, I loved to revenge passionately and Dele was certainly not a sacred cow.

The subsequent monday was my birthday, I was hoping there would be a suprise cake or party for me but no soul even wished me a happy birthday. Work went on as every other normal day.
I bent to open my drawer then I saw a parcel with a note attached to it:

I boss you because I want you to be the boss
I have admired you since the day I knew you
Work has to get better but don't ever try to change you.
Lots of love
Dele.

I wept like a baby, that was the only gift I got that day.
Dele was not sacked and they are now proud parents of three kids.

Don't you just love to love? #winks.
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