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Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

PO# 638748
Nigeria
Nigeria
Budding poet, trying to bring life to his words. https://medium.com/@sanuthade
May 25, 2019
 

'The Right Person.' by Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

The right person is worth the wait.
Worth the near misses, the 'almosts', the delays.
Worth the struggles, worth the pain.
Worth all the tears on your face.

The right person is worth all the rejects.
All the mockery, insults and jests.
The right person is worth it, whatever it takes.
Worth it, no matter how short the stay

The right person is the one.
The one you've always dreamt of,
For so long.
The one to calm all the storms
The one to overlook all your faults.

The one to bring your sadness,
To an end.
Give you joy, give you happiness.
Give you peace, for all the days you have left.
Staying with you, till the very end.

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May 16, 2019
 

'Not All The Time' by Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

I love you
That's a given
Why do I have to say it too?

It's how I feel.
It's not a greeting.
Why do I have to keep saying the damn thing?

I say it today?
I say it tomorrow?
Tell me what matters more.
Showing you I care.
Or just telling you 3 words.

Trying to make you smile
Or just saying what you want to hear.

If saying it will make you happy.
Then, yes I do.
I love you.
More than you can ever imagine.

I will repeat it time after time.
I will shout from the rooftops,
Sing it you all night.

But if I forget to say it,
Do not be angry.
I'm only scared,
That the words may lose their shine.


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May 12, 2019
 

I am okay.

The world is heavy,
but I don't feel the weight.
The body is weak,
but I don't feel the pain.

The tears are dropping.
My worries are many.
The sky is falling.
But I will not be fazed.

I am okay.

The lies are plenty.
My fate is shaking.
My heart is hurting.
My soul is wavering.

I am not okay.

But yet I keep fighting.
I am not okay.
But I know that one day,
I will be okay.


'I Am Okay' by Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

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May 8, 2019
 

'Tell Me You Love Me' by Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

Why can't you tell me you love me?

Why is it so hard to just say it?
You say you feel it.
You don't have to say it.
But I want to hear it.

You say you don't want to be forward.
Please, take the jump.
Into my arms, you will fall.

You don't want to say it all the time.
You don't want it to lose its shine.
Fuck that!!!
I want you to give me some peace of mind.

If you don't want to say it first.
Fine, let me take that step.
Let that burden be lifted.

I love you like fish love the sea.
Without you, I can't even breathe.
I will stare down the sun, I will go to the moon.
Just to hear you say, you love me too.

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May 6, 2019
 

'The Question' by Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

I'm down on one knee.
In the background, good music.
Floor, littered with roses.
Perfect lighting, candles lit.

The love of my life.
Standing, in front of me.
A picture of beauty, stunning.
Beaming with joy, smiling.

I promise to make you happy.
To give you peace, for eternity.
To put you first, above anything.

So, I'm asking.

Will you make my dreams a reality?
Make me happy,
More than I could ever imagine.

Would you be my partner?
My lover, my significant other.
Would you be the one I wake up beside?
For the rest of my life.

Will you marry me?


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May 3, 2019
 

"I wish you were by my side.
So I can see you smile.
I wish you were in front of me.
So I can give you one last kiss.

I wish you never left.
I wish you were still here.
Please come back.
I'm losing my mind.

I would do anything.
To hold you in my arms.
Just one more tíme... "

'One Last Kiss.' by Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

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April 24, 2019
 

'This Love Thing. . .' by Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

What is this love thing?
Why is it so hard to reach?
I keep chasing,
It keeps on eluding me.

I keep trying.
But now I see,
That there is no limit.
To the heart's pieces.

At this point,
I'm not even choosy.
I just want someone,
Who can make me happy.

LOVE IS LIKE A FLOWER
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April 13, 2019
 

The Cool Night

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Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

The night is cool.
The skies are open.
The weather is perfect.
I'm alone, under the blanket.
I have every thing else.
The only thing missing, is you.

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April 12, 2019
 

'Just for Once...'

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Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

"If only for a second,
I want you to feel, the way I feel.
To dive into the depths of my thoughts.
And see how much of you I adore.

Just for once,
I want you to see.
That my love for you is real.

Just this one time,
I want you to smile.
Knowing, that I am the reason why..."

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April 6, 2019
 

Let Me In. . .

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Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó


"I feel you pulling away.
The distance widens every day.
Building; growing at a scary pace.
Baby, just tell me what it would take;
To see you smiling back at me again.

Was it something I did?
I don't even care what it is.
Please, I'm sorry.
I can't stand us being like this.
Let me just try, I'll do anything.

I promise I won't hurt you.
Give me a chance, I don't want to lose you.
This silence is killing me.
Say something.
I'm begging. Please,
Let me in!!!

I'm losing my mind.
I don't know what else to say.
Just know that I love you.
And I am not ready to give up on you. . ."

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March 15, 2019
 

'Gone, In A Few Seconds'
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Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

We touch.
My heart stops.
You come close,
My breath hits a pause.

You taunt, You tease.
The space between us shortens.
We kiss;
Sweet, The taste of your lips.

You nibble, You pinch.
The tension is building up.
The pace quickens,
Frantic, as our clothes come off.

You take the reigns,
Slithering your way on top.
You part the way,
Guiding me in,
My body quivering.

With every thrust,
You speed up,
Gently.
Your body gliding along.
Stroking, swiftly.
Moaning, with every motion.

Sweat dripping,
Every breath; fast, short.
The wind seems to stop.
As if taking a moment to watch.

A few yards left to run;
Our bodies r...

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March 13, 2019
 

'Waiting for You. . .'
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Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

I'm waiting for you,
On that bridge we met.
I hope we meet again,
No matter how brief the moment.

I will be here,
No matter what the heavens send.
Just to see your smile again,
In the shadow of the sunset. . .

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March 10, 2019
 

'Gone so soon. . .'
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Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

The days we spent together, were much too few.
We had so many moments, but they only feel like a handful
Even though you're gone, I still long for you.
I would give anything, just to spend more time with you.

THE KISS
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February 27, 2019
 

'My Way. . .'

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Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó


I know you care.
I know you're trying to help.
Sometimes, I may need a friend.
And at times, I just wanna be by myself.

That doesn't mean I'm okay.
Nor am I trying to be an ingrate.
I'm just trying to find my own way.
Through all this hurt and pain.

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February 22, 2019
 

'A Beauty. . .'
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Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó.

"The night is still, quiet.
Chirps, punctuating the silence.
In the dark, I see your silhouette.
A beauty, a Goddess; Heaven sent. . ."

THE KISS
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February 22, 2019
 

'Freedom. . .' by Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

Freedom.

You never know how precious, until it is taken away.
You always wish you had it, for all the days;
Someone else was deciding your fate.
You’re not saying you’re great,
But at least you’ll be the one responsible for your current state.

The one setting your life at the right pace.
Making sure you're always in the right 'headspace'.
Making sure that every step, is the one you want to take.
Making sure that in the end, you can look back with a smile on your face.

Knowing, that this was your life.
That it was yours, and not the plaything of others.
That you bared your cross, and because of it, you were stronger.
That you made your own choices, and in...

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February 14, 2019
 

*I Miss You. . .* by Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

Without you around,
All my heart does is pound.
Head spinning round and round.
No joy left in the town.

I miss you, by my side.
I miss you not being there when I wake up;
to see your smile.
Miss you not being there when I mess up;
to feel your spite.
Miss you not being here for us to spend our time.

I miss you and the touch of your skin
Miss the sparks you send all over my body whenever we kiss
Miss the way you make me feel so much bliss.
Miss the way you gladden my heart with so much ease.

I know our time apart may just be little.
But the love I have for you makes it so painful.
The only thing making me not crumble;
Is the thought that someday soo...

THE KISS
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February 7, 2019
 

Things may not be going as you hoped.
You may be walking down a lonely road.
No matter what the future holds.
I promise, You will never walk alone.

'Alone' by Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

LOVE FOR ALL
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January 21, 2019
 

'In The End. . .'

They're laughing at us,
they think we're weird.
We pay them no mind,
cause all they do is stare.
When we are together,
every other thing disappears.
Cause all that matters,
is that I'm with you in the end.

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Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

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January 8, 2019
 

*'Hey. . .' * by Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó.

‘Hey’.

You sound even lovelier today.
Open your eyes to see the new day.
I hope you got a good night's sleep.
Hope there were no bad dreams?

Err; So, What’s the plan for today?
Some coffee to start the day?
No worries, I'm sure you'll be okay.
I hope you have a great day.
I was just calling to say 'Hey'.

So, 'Hey'.
How was your day today?
How was work? Hope it was great?
Hope you’re not too stressed out from the day?
Hope there was no traffic, no delays?

I hope you’ve had something to eat?
Try to rest. Get some sleep.
Have a good night. Have sweet dreams.
I’ll ring in the morning;

To say ‘Hey’.

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December 31, 2018
 

*'Happy New Year. . .'*

Happy new year.
I wish you the best for the year ahead.
I hope the year is full of bliss,
Full of joy.
I hope you find love,
I hope you find the one.
No matter the challenges,
Whatever the new year brings forth,
Don't worry, fear not.
I know you'll come out on top.

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Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

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December 27, 2018
 

*'Wish You Were Here. . .'*

Christmas.
That special time of the year.
A time to merry,
A time to cheer.
A time of happiness.
A time to share.
Everything would've been perfect.
If only you were here. . .

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December 21, 2018
 

*'My Everything. . .'*

You're the oil in my engine.
The flow to my rhythm.
The foundation to my building,
The one that keeps me from falling.

You're the helium in my balloon, the fire to my zeppelin.
Without you, my shape can't be sustained.
You're the medicine to my pain.
In my heart, your love is forever ingrained.

You're the light to my darkness,
Brightening up my day with your every/very presence.
You are the spark, the inspiration.
With you in my life, there are no limitations.

You're the rain to my seeds,
The one that makes them grow.
Always coming in calm drizzles.
Never a storm, always the perfect dose.

You are the air that I breathe.
The ox...

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December 14, 2018
 

You set my mind,
Alight.
Mesmerized;
Every time,
I see your smile.

You're a treasure.
The one I cherish.
You're a beauty.
A sight to always relish.

You are precious.
Rare. Priceless.
A standout of no equal.
Peerless

You're a treat.
Sweet as berry.
You're everything and more.
The cherry on top.

You're a prize.
The biggest catch any man could find.
Every other thing is benign,
So long as you're mine.

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Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

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December 8, 2018
 

*'Call Me. . .'*

Call me, whenever you feel like talking.
Speak, and I'll always be there to listen.
Call me, day or night.
I'm here for you, no matter the time.
You don't have to say any words.
Call, if you just want to hear my voice.

Call me on a whim;
Or call me, just because.
I'll be there in a heartbeat.
You just say the word.

Call me when you miss me.
Call me anytime, anywhere, for anything.
Call me. It doesn't matter what I'm doing.
I'll be there for you, to sate your every longing.

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Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó


LOVE IS LIKE A FLOWER
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December 2, 2018
 

*'So Long As I Have You. . .'*

"All else fades away,
Whenever I look at you.
Because all I do is stare,
Every time I see you.
Even your smile is enough,
To send my heart racing through the roof.
Know, that wherever you are,
I'll always be thinking/think of you.
Everything else doesn't matter,
So long as I have you. . ."

by Fọlábòmí Àmọ̀ó

ONE SOUL
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December 2, 2018
 

*'I'm Yours. . .'*

Surely;
The look on your face is prize enough.
Undoubtedly;
The smile from your lips is the cherry on top.
Auspicious;
The day is, anytime we touch.
Bright;
My day becomes,
With every step you take towards.
Overjoyed;
I always feel whenever I realize, that I'm yours.

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THE BEST THING
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November 30, 2018
 

*'I'm Sorry. . .'*

I'm sorry.
I don't know for what exactly.
I don't care who's the guilty party.
I just want to say sorry.

Without you,
Life has had no meaning
No direction, no bearing.
I'm lost without you.
Please, I'm begging.
Come back to me.
I'm ready to give anything.

I'm sorry.
Let's start again.
A new beginning.
I don't care what it takes.
I just want to say sorry.

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THE BEST IS YET TO COME
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November 29, 2018
 

'Looking for Love. . .'

I wasn’t looking for love
Till I found you
I never knew what it was
Till the first time I saw you

Happiness and joy
Of this, now, my life is full
I didn’t know it at first.
I just know that I love you.

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THE SWEETEST
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November 26, 2018
 

*'Somebody Like You. . .'*

I don’t want somebody like you.
An imitation, a copy.
A partial resemblance or a general likeness.
A picture of charm, wit and/or kindness.

I don’t want someone as good.
I don’t want someone better.
I don’t want somebody like you.
I only want you.

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MESSAGE OF LOVE
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