Treasure Island

hasmukh amathalal

(17/05/1947 / Vadali, Dist: - sabarkantha, Gujarat, India)

New Silver lines


Parliamentary democracy is shield to cheat
With smile on face when they collectively meet
Countless hours are wasted on stalling the business
The emergence of rowdy scene usually surface

It was one in million chances to succeed
The entire country is engulfed with cast and creed
No one has spared the Indian soil with their known greed
How could one stay aloof when country is still not freed?

People are disgruntled with such type of liberal democracy
It has firmly established people’s supremacy
Everything is done on the name of people’s welfare
In fact their interest is compromised as who takes care?

The pilferage and looting of public money is on large scale
The judiciary has almost become beyond reach and failed
Some of the selected cases only come in for public notice
It is really a sad show for world’s largest democracy of promises

No country can prosper if loop holes are applied
The public is not kept well informed and information is withheld
They have right to know what is going on in the holy land
Who is their real protector and stands as friend?

It is uncertain about effective diplomacy
Each party is consolidating its position and remains busy
National interest is not their concern but a compulsion
The whole of nation’s priority is utterly in confusion

We really hope that nations may survive
Some of the good steps are to be taken and revived
The country needs to protect poor and their interest
The politicians must come forward and serve to their best

Submitted: Saturday, May 18, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (New Silver lines by hasmukh amathalal )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 5 comments »

New Poems

  1. Must Not Withdraw, Zulfiqar Ali Bhatti
  2. To blow the scent of flowers of friendsh.., Dr.V.K. Kanniappan
  3. Badagry, Edward Kofi Louis
  4. drawn to the mountain, Thomas Leathandrum
  5. To Reward You, Edward Kofi Louis
  6. Pysch notes chapter 2, imani halley
  7. Wiles, Edward Kofi Louis
  8. FLIGHT OF ECSTASY, Donald R Charon
  9. dream and dreamer, binod bastola
  10. Sound And Silence, Edward Kofi Louis

Poem of the Day

poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

When the hours of Day are numbered,
And the voices of the Night
Wake the better soul, that slumbered,
To a holy, calm delight;

Ere the evening lamps are lighted,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

 

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  3. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  4. Footsteps of Angels, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  5. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  6. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  7. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  8. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  10. They Ask Me for Verses!, Jose Rizal

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]