Ever heard of the town in Ghana
that sounds like two women sharing a man?
Ever heard of a word with two meanings
that calls you to dance close then to can-can?
A name of a town so rare to the world
that it drifts on a map like a maroon dragonfly.
A name that sways to a perpetual beat
but is never heard from the outside.
Boulgatanga suffers from jealousy,
it catches you unaware like ghosts that bring fever
then cooled by the breeze of night air.
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