I Do

I Do..
take me to the altar
I’ll surrender my soul there.
Quiet the achings that scream in songs.
Do not listen to their story.
They’ll drive you to the rapids,
to beat you against the rocks
and let you sink…..down down
to where the others are.
They will make you converse
with beings that were,
those hollow bones
looking for a life to exchange for their death.
My love, cover your ears,
to the tunes of the unliving,
listen to my words
and I will only hear your voice.
After today,
it will only be you,
me and them.

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Kundai Muringi

Kundai Muringi is a Zimbabwean, who loves nature, words, and soul. Her heart is in humanitarian work, having previously worked with female domestic violence survivors. Currently, she is volunteering with a support group for perinatal mental health, in Port Elizabeth- South Africa, raising awareness about conditions that are still terribly sidelined. She enjoys spending time with her amazing husband and their three beautiful children. Kundai best expresses her creative thoughts and ardent views in poetry.

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