The Tale Of Yams

The Tale of Yams is a poetic allegory of how a farmer sacrificed the people for yams that was meant to be eaten by them...

The story of the farmer and the people
Is a tragic fate for a married couple.
The farmer loved the people for their love of yams
And the people loved the farmer for his crops of yams.
The farmer greedy for more harvest in yams,
Yearly sacrificed the people for bounty in yams.
Now the people diminished with yams increment,
With the increasing harvest of yams 
Overlooking the people's decrease in strength.
Now, what are the yams without the people,
But who are the people without the yams?
Things fell apart when the people were overwhelmed
for the yams that were meant to be eaten by them.
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