Treasure Island

Vikram Seth

(20 June 1952 - / Kolkata / India)

Night Watch


Awake for hours and staring at the ceiling
Through the unsettled stillness of the night
He grows possessed of the obsessive feeling
That dawn has come and gone and brought no light.

Submitted: Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, March 14, 2012

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