Yaseen Anwer

(Patna)

Death


'O' what a feeling death
all have to walk this path,
Everyone knows he is to die
none but God can say why.

A mention is in heaven
the home of all good men and women,
No one knows when he is to die
and the hardest thing is to say goodbye.

Time of death cant be delayed
be it a king, a queen or a maid,
Death comes to every one,
Taking live of every one,
Death, death, o what a feeling

Submitted: Sunday, March 06, 2005
Edited: Friday, February 03, 2006

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  • Naseer Ahmed Nasir (1/19/2009 5:47:00 AM)

    You have addressed the Death as if you have experienced it: p..........A good description of state of death.Its indeed very hard to say goodbye but it is reality and everyone has to face it though unwanted and unwilling. (Report) Reply

  • Chelsea Brink (12/29/2008 12:04:00 PM)

    Very nice* and very true..'O what a feeling death.' Death brings many feelings-thought provoking. (Report) Reply

  • Inbar A (10/10/2008 11:59:00 AM)

    A very true idea- everyone is to die someday. Also it is nicely written. (Report) Reply

  • Rakhi Jayashankar (10/10/2008 11:47:00 AM)

    people run after wealth, luxuries, etc n kill each other's siblings and parents without knowing that the life is jus a mater of few yrs and death may come to us any time and that we are not goin too tke nything wth us
    well written nice work
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  • Mamta Agarwal (10/10/2008 8:59:00 AM)

    you have dealt well with a difficult topic. when, why, we die nobody knows. but we don't actuallly die, just take another form.8/10 (Report) Reply

  • Dr.Wardha Jawdat (10/10/2008 4:09:00 AM)

    this is a very good attempt yaseen at tackling a very favourite topic..the mysteries and despondency that accompany death...you are on the right track..as mimzy says..keep writing. (Report) Reply

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