yoonoos peerbocus

(05/08/1941 / Mauritius)

A Hint At What Is Beautiful?


Beautiful is the 'thank you'
Wrapped with gratitude,
Offered to peace prone people
Who go out of their way
To nurse shrapnel scalded victims

Amidst napalm drugged air,
Carrying their humanity, quietly
And humbly, in our
Blood stained, greed diseased,
Hate eaten world.

Beautiful is the moment
when sunlit world fades away
And with it mind made mirror
While look inward drawn, sight insight led,
Consciousness expands endlessly.

Submitted: Sunday, January 21, 2007
Edited: Sunday, February 23, 2014

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