December 19, 2012

I Weep

I weep, as I leave Orong,
From
the green school,
the dusty road,
the well-spent years.

I weep, as I leave Orong,
Goodbye
my teacher colleagues,
my dear students,
my well-lived home.

I weep, as I leave Orong,
With
hopes for the future,
hopes for change,
hopes for a better
acknowledgement.