Pradip Chattopadhyay

(28.01.1961 / Kolkata)

Defy Greed


Pay no heed
To your greed
Do it once
Just to give your greatness
A chance.
Once and then once more
As never before
Defy the greed
Pay it no heed.
Here and there
A small sacrifice
Would suffice
You’re learning to share.
You’re learning to defy greed
Learning the worth of a good deed
You’ve it to take the lead
To free the world from greed.

Submitted: Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Edited: Tuesday, October 18, 2011

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