Suman Kumar Das


Lame


To walk
Are needed two limbs
Need also destination.
But the ones without limbs!
How they stride across the way?

May those longing steps
Trek mile after mile every night,
Like the orbit around the sun,
Revolve the planets in the galaxy.

Submitted: Monday, March 31, 2014
Edited: Monday, March 31, 2014

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  • Patricia Grantham (4/5/2014 8:37:00 AM)

    A very interesting and contrived write. Mankind has
    made many strides to enhance our quality of life.
    One need not despair in finding their way around.
    Nice. (Report) Reply

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