Tiku akp


A Country Girl In Love - Poem by Tiku akp

You don’t have to go to the dale
To find her playing with a butterfly;
She would hide from you
As she is young and shy;

You can’t see her among trees and bushes
For she does not stay in a place;
Just track down her in fields
On her head she has done a new lace;

She may be on the hill, sitting on stone
And staring at the sky in a pensive mood;
She has been going there to watch
The flitting clouds since her childhood;

Yonder at the edge of dale you can see
Her squatting by the river side playing;
With sands, snails and pebbles
Watching the boats as they go down gliding;

Sometimes I watch her lithely tread
The narrow paths across the desolate field;
Her eyes looking for someone
Where the green crops wild flowers yield;

She is lost in herself and wanders through
Vales, forests, hills and hot desert;
Singing, dancing, laughing and murmuring
No one knows what is in her heart;

Sometimes they think she has met
Someone somewhere in those lonely lands;
Who fell in love with her and promised
To return and would ask her for her hands;


Comments about A Country Girl In Love by Tiku akp

  • Darlene Walsh Darlene Walsh (4/30/2016 6:29:00 AM)

    I can relate to your poem, it sounds a lot like me. I was young and shy and lost in myself, and kept my heart hidden. But then I found love and life is so much more wonderful now. I enjoyed this poem a lot. (Report) Reply

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  • Shrutika Kahale (4/26/2016 2:39:00 AM)

    very nice, great work (Report) Reply

  • Subhas Chandra Chakra Subhas Chandra Chakra (4/24/2016 4:48:00 AM)

    She is lost in herself and wanders through
    Vales, forests, hills and hot desert;
    Singing, dancing, laughing and murmuring
    No one knows what is in her heart;

    Sometimes they think she has met
    Someone somewhere in those lonely lands;
    Who fell in love with her and promised
    To return and would ask her for her hands;

    Lovely poem with beautiful lines.
    You have chosen the most appropriate background for the little girl who is lost in the nature
    And she is surrounded by a mesmerizing symphony of the nature.
    Frankly speaking, I felt a bit of jealous
    Inside as if I lost that beautiful girl because of you.
    Don't mind. Thanks for the great poem.
    10 for it. (Report) Reply

  • Kewayne Wadley Kewayne Wadley (4/22/2016 12:01:00 PM)

    Extensively perfect! ! The very reason we love them haha
    Great write my friend. It was a pleasure reading
    KW (Report) Reply

  • Anne Yun Anne Yun (4/18/2016 1:11:00 AM)

    this is lovely, can't help matching this country girl to myself in those old days. A nature's child whose heart is filled with love of all things surround her and things from another loving heart. (Report) Reply

  • V.m.saraswathy Munuswamy V.m.saraswathy Munuswamy (4/17/2016 11:22:00 AM)

    Serene village ambience adds beauty to your beautiful lines, lingers to heart, longing, feel, love overt nice best piece, thanks poet like to give 10 (Report) Reply

  • Tapan M. Saren Tapan M. Saren (4/5/2016 11:36:00 PM)

    Very very beautiful poem.... (Report) Reply

  • Piew Dutta Piew Dutta (2/13/2016 3:48:00 AM)

    Excellent (Report) Reply

  • Rosie Bourget Rosie Bourget (12/30/2015 3:22:00 PM)

    What a beautiful story! I really like your poem. It flows like a perfect symphony orchestra where all the different instruments in the orchestra blend together beautifully to create sweet, soothing and enjoyable music. Good job Anil. (Report) Reply

  • Dr.subhendu Kar Dr.subhendu Kar (11/27/2015 3:41:00 PM)

    Beautiful write by ingenuity through imagery and metaphors, yet compelling to emote...10++, thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

  • Edward Kofi Louis Edward Kofi Louis (10/13/2015 3:33:00 AM)

    She is young and shy! But, very beautiful. Nice work. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Pratisha Karki (10/9/2015 4:53:00 PM)

    What a beautiful poem, I wish I was that girl and was written for me. I wanted to read it again and again and again........ (Report) Reply

  • Seema Jayaraman Seema Jayaraman (9/30/2015 11:44:00 AM)

    lovely poem..i can almost see myself as that wandering searching girl..thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

  • Liza Sudina Liza Sudina (9/24/2015 10:02:00 AM)

    Nice to look at a girl - just to look, writ a verse and be happy! (Report) Reply

  • Akhtar Jawad Akhtar Jawad (8/2/2015 10:40:00 AM)

    A beautiful poem, well wrote Tiku.............................10 (Report) Reply

  • Bharati Nayak Bharati Nayak (7/6/2015 11:56:00 AM)

    A dreamy romantic poem around a simple, innocent, young beautiful village girl- - -awesome poem with nice flow of words.- - -Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Geeta Radhakrishna Menon Geeta Radhakrishna Menon (6/24/2015 11:50:00 AM)

    I have been wanting to read your poems. After a search, when i was almost giving up, i found your poems.
    Was quite surprised and delighted to know you have written almost 300 poems. That's great! ! Congratulations!
    'A country girl in love' - the hopes and aspirations of the young girl wandering along the hills, valleys, forests, yet dancing and singing in tune with nature is beautifully brought out. Really enjoyed the poem, Tiku! (Report) Reply

  • Jasbir Chatterjee Jasbir Chatterjee (6/17/2015 5:16:00 AM)

    Men tend to romanticize life in a village; but things are not so simple. Their need to fulfill basic needs sometimes drives them away from their homes into crowded cities. But it's a lovely poem. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Suelyn Walters Suelyn Walters (6/12/2015 4:30:00 PM)

    Beautiful And very touching. (Report) Reply

  • Edward Kofi Louis Edward Kofi Louis (6/5/2015 3:20:00 PM)

    To find her. With the muse of love and nature. Nice work. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, July 21, 2013

Poem Edited: Monday, July 22, 2013


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