Bhartendu Second

(5-7-1970 / India)

If


If You are the desert

where ozymandias
was lying with cold looks

I am anxious to meet your master
Yes, the sculptor

Who is simply absent in the landscape

Yet the sweet obsession of all
who look at the emperor
and his vanished regime

How many Ozymandiases
We are adoring even today

With some perceptive artist
around us!

Submitted: Thursday, May 11, 2006
Edited: Friday, July 23, 2010

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