Treasure Island

Jayachandran Chakrapany


Dragonfly


With gossamer and fragile wings
Dragonfly flies restlessly
But lazily I sit here
Cursing the fate
While he, snatching the beauty of dawn
I kill my time on the bed in dreams
He finds happiness even with a grass tip
But I always live in a castle in the air
Oh dragonfly you know
Your life is a brief one
But you live in each second
Dear dragonfly
Here I am living
But as dying at each second

Submitted: Wednesday, June 25, 2014

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