Pradip Chattopadhyay

(28.01.1961 / Kolkata)

Be the Knight


Don’t let it deter
The tongues wagging behind
Do what’s better
Speak out your mind.
Go ahead and do it
Do it the way you like
Strongly and with grit
Not a half-hearted strike.
If it needs be brute
Unyieldingly stout
Fear not tell the truth
It’s what stands you out.
Bow not your towering head
Succumb to power’s might
Glories of empires fade
Lives on the brave knight.

Submitted: Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, June 26, 2013
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