TRIBUTE TO A LIVING ICON (GARRI) MY BEST FOOD EVER
*Dear Garri*, I have always wanted to write this to you because you’ve been there for me when others left, so I decided to eulogize and define you in a special way.
G = Giver of Energy.*
A = Attitude changer (from bad mood to good mood )
R = Reducer of weakness in the muscles and joints*
I= Increaser of agility*
Some friends have described you in many ways like
* STUDENTS power*
* Life support.*
* The last hope of the common man*
* Weakness extinguisher*
* Palliative for COVID-19*
* You are the first son of cassava*
* The sibling of Akpu (fufu or loi loi)*
* The father of Eba*
* The cousin to Tapioca…*
My Love for you is indescribable,.
CORN flakes came, but he left me.
Golden morn also came but left me too.
But you came and stood by me
Oh dear *old Garri*, you are a *loyal friend to the Rich*, and *Bestie to the Poor.*
You’re always compatible with everything. I enjoy taking you with
*Kulikuli ( child to groundnut )*
*Moi-Moi ( child to beans)*
*Akara (sibling to moi-moi)*
You work hand in hand with your associates like
*Sugar, Milk, Coconut, Soya milk etc*
*Beloved Garri*, I will never leave you or abandon you, for your taste is more than a thousand corn flakes.Even Lasa Fever can’t stop me from taking you cos you have always been there for me