Kamala Das

(31 March 1934 – 31 May 2009 / Punnayurkulam, Thrissur District in Kerala)

Krishna


Your body is my prison, Krishna,
I cannot see beyond it.
Your darkness blinds me,
Your love words shut out the wise world's din.

[From Only The Soul Knows How To Sing]

Submitted: Wednesday, March 28, 2012

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  • Rookie - 36 Points B. Laxmi Priya (9/10/2013 12:25:00 PM)

    Your love words shut out the world's din - nice way to express the exclusivity of the feeling of love. (Report) Reply

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