Maybe how you jolt my heart with a single touch
Maybe how my heart cease when your hand goes off
Maybe how you ease my demons with your stare
Maybe how they grieve when your eyes goes off
Maybe how you lift my burden with your presence
Maybe how I can't lift the dead weight when you take off
Maybe I'm under the influence of marijuana
Maybe, these are my compulsive emotions for you
Lanko, Joeseph Jiya is a Nigerian writer and this poem is a submission received from the July 2017 SLM 1 year anniversary poetry contest.
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