Aug 18, 2019
A Vol d'Oiseau
Posted by Véronique Tadjo

Bien s r, jaurais, moi aussi, aim crire une histoire sereine avec un d but et une fin Mais tu sais bien quil nen est pas ainsi Les vies sentrem lent, les gens sapprivoisent puis se quittent, les destins se perdent.Tu dis en regardant le miroir Je naime pas ce que je vois Tu as mal de tes faiblesses, tu as mal de tes checs.Ecoute, si tu peux supporter la pourri Bien s r, j aurais, moi aussi, aim crire une histoire sereine avec un d but et une fin Mais tu sais bien qu il n en est pas ainsi Les vies s entrem lent, les gens s apprivoisent puis se quittent, les destins se perdent.Tu dis en regardant le miroir Je n aime pas ce que je vois Tu as mal de tes faiblesses, tu as mal de tes checs.Ecoute, si tu peux supporter la pourriture que tu seras sous terre, ou si tu peux dire Je ne veux pas pourrir, br lez moi , alors tu feras bourgeonner des fleurs de libert Ta force surgira de tes faiblesses parses et, de ton humanit commune, tu combattras les tares rig es en difices royaux sur les dunes du silence.

  • Title: A Vol d'Oiseau
  • Author: Véronique Tadjo
  • ISBN: 2738416993
  • Page: 384
  • Format: Paperback
  • A Vol d Oiseau Bien s r jaurais moi aussi aim crire une histoire sereine avec un d but et une fin Mais tu sais bien quil nen est pas ainsi Les vies sentrem lent les gens sapprivoisent puis se quittent les desti

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