African Literature · Classic · Drama · Excerpt · Paraphrase · Play · Quote · Theatre

Wole Soyinka

Romance is the sweetening of the soul
With fragrance offered by the stricken heart.

― Wole Soyinka, Lion and the Jewel. [Lakunle] from “Morning.” (Oxford University Press; 1st edition 1962) First first performed in 1959.

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