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  1. #1
    Marvy Dawordsmith
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    49 questions for all

    Can someone please tell why some days get stamped in our memories forever
    And why Nigerians canít forget S.Abacha
    And why some believe the last election was flawed
    More often than not, why fake predictions call for the end of the world
    And why governors now lobbying for ministerial posts
    Why CEO finally gave up the ghost
    Why the multiple explosions at the Independence Day occasion
    If all was well, why anyone would plan an invasion
    For Godís sake, why is the year so symbolic
    Why for months, I preferred not to frolic
    Later on, why they failed to feel my pain
    If weíre one, why they barked like theyíre on rage
    And please tell me, why our ghettos are filled with whores and garbage
    Why high hopes got dashed by blood and mermaids
    Why Odi got reduced to rubble
    And if it's all love, why do they want us to fumble
    It made me cry, why Yaradua had to die
    Why that humble man had to tell us bye before it was time
    Why Giwa even bothered to open that B. letter
    Why Pastor Bim had to fly that day? Why she wasn't saved?
    And so, why does God remain a mystery
    Why the seven point agenda close to history
    Why are we still fighting karate on the floors of the Senate
    And if I'm not engaged, why would a girl throw her bra in my face
    Or why Toni and co would prove that love is payn
    Why people are always having the devil to blame
    Why youíre still claiming, saying youíve got a shape
    If it donít pain, why are pigs also running from AIDS
    Moreover, if life isn't all for swagger, why you shy to pop Coke and Fanta
    With all he's got, why Baba stays real, a farmer
    Why that famous recession seems not to be over
    And in my dreams, why Iím seeing Whips and Rovers
    Now, why do they say money makes the world go round
    Why it don't change hands, and just begin to spread around
    And why a Naira not equal to a pound
    If heaven exists, why no one wants to get under the ground
    And why for long, the beautiful ones remain unborn
    Weíve worked hard, why we stay unsung
    Why for my hurt, I got His love in return
    And like all other creatures, why is it only what we eat that truly belongs to us
    Or why lifeís keys and kisses come often in parables
    Whyíre our chicks, even their peeps, putting faith in packaging
    Why Jack had to die in the Titanic
    And please imagine, why I had to light above the Atlantic
    Now I beg tell me, why were they vexed I left to pick my pen
    Itís no wrong, why still, they call for my head
    And finally, why we know we goní make it
    Brethren, when itís tough, why weíre sure we goní breakthrough
    PEACE!
    - Marvy B. Dawordsmith



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    Because.

    Just...because.

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    "And if I'm not engaged, why would a girl throw her bra in my face."

    You mean you would let her throw it at you ONLY if you were engaged...to another broad, yet?

    Yeah, why?

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    Question 50:

    What does any of this have to do with writing?

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    Jeez.

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    How could anybody eat a darling little pig who wears pig footies? Huh?

    (Yeah, I know...Wonky could.)

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    I feel bad that the piggy only has three legs. Maybe somebody already got to the other one.

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    OMG, that's right! They usually have four, don't they!

    Good catch, leslee.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kitty Foyle View Post
    How could anybody eat a darling little pig who wears pig footies? Huh?

    (Yeah, I know...Wonky could.)

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    Aren't those cows?
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