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Marota Aphane

Kiba*

In the beginning
A singing dance
Met a dancing song
& Conceived
Kiba
The earth over flew
With ululating nectar

Then
The singing dance's
Voice
grew hoarse
The dancing song's
Legs
Were crossed
In the noise
Of modern rust

& draught
Befell the earth.

*A male Pedi traditional dance performed with flute, singing, drumming and circle dancing