ASI - Hand
Asi fodi kpekpe magbe nugbo
"A dirty hand is still friend of the mouth". Useful things will still be useful despite some deficiencies. A hungry man even eat poison.
Mawu wo asi gake asibidewo kata meso o
"God makes the hand but the fingers are not equal". God makes people differently.
Mawu deka koe nia
(of a pointed finger or raised index finger) "Only God knows what happens to me". I have enough undeclared sufferings. God is My companion.
Nudee wu nu ye asi vatsi awoba na nu
"That the hand should become a serf of the mouth is beyond explanation". It is the hand that works for, fights for and fees the mouth.Some will be born slave and servants.e