Why so much evil? Why does the evil one always get what he wants? Why does he jubilate when a soul dies? Why does he make solitude and call it peace? He tells you to sacrifice your child for wealth but when you grow richer and lonelier, he sends his relatives in the image of your departed son to haunt and daunt you. He gives wealth and solitude in one envelope; joy and sorrow in a single gift box. His solace and sorrow he gives as twins!
He makes his servants walk barefoot in payment for the reverence he forces them to enjoy from mortal men, and yes the sacrifices they grab from their unsuspecting clients. He sends women naked to dreadful adventures on sea in the dead of the night to search for babies and he instead plants pythons in their wombs, for serpents they push at labour!
With the spell of evil, he binds his adversaries. He sets brother against siblings and plants venom in the communion of families, and laughs when son rips father apart! Why should anyone seek the help of such a grotesque lord, whose hands are hot like coals, with a tongue dripping with venom? Disguised as a caring ancestor but roaring like an angry lion, he sends his army of wicked spirits on the offensive against powerless humans to derail good thought and lead many to the bottomless pit.
Many he causes to suffer from terrible plagues so they could seek refuge in his seeming medicinal charms but which bind the victim in his doorless cell. With madness or death, he strikes innocent ones; with dreams of horror he torments helpless ones who later find it dangerous to sleep, and awake they stay through the nights, by scary nightmares awakened.
He shuts the minds of noble man so that though he looks, seeing he does not! This enemy of mankind, with whom many have made plots to destroy their foes later turns against them and …. To be continued
By Joseph Ssebunya