Treasure Island

Prabhakar Subramaniam


Cattle


It's all in the name,
So I added an extra letter
Just like the savant said
Straightaway inspired awe
Made the right resonance
So that the ears just heard
Without letting slip a word
The heads just nodded
Just like the herd
With feet that just followed
The heads dared not raise
Fearful of meeting eyes
Fearful of seeing lies

Submitted: Sunday, October 06, 2013
Edited: Monday, October 07, 2013

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