Oluwanifemi

Oluwanifemi

I will proclaim your name
you whose smile rivals the sun…
whose laughter dares the wind
Oluwanifemi…my precious son.
Your name is an unending flame
of whose fame I will sing.

I will hold your hands
through every treacherous way…
I will be your shield
with love that’ll forever stay.
Across known and foreign lands
to you, my all, I yield.

Yes! a time will come
when my strength will fade
for no man lives for ever
but till my last breath fade
like a candle in the storm,
I’ll be the best dad ever!



7 thoughts on “Oluwanifemi” by Edydeyemi (@edydeyemi)

  1. @edydeyemi, this was so moving.

    1. @ hotchocolate thanks a million. I wrote it for my little boy

  2. Wow, that was so beautiful, a lucky son, Oluwanifemi is

    1. @Olan, yes Oluwanifemi is a lucky son, just as I am a lucky dad.

  3. I love the last stanza! @edydeyemi, very nice pieces sire, plus say me well to Oluwanifemi :)

  4. So sweet, it made me smile away. Well done!

  5. Hmmm…nice. And it ended well too.

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