Ananta Madhavan


Points of View


The worm's- eye view
Is fine for you,
Until you see
That cavity
The bird's-eye view
Can seldom do.

Submitted: Thursday, December 19, 2013
Edited: Friday, December 20, 2013
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Written in May 1975, as a diplomat berating power struggles among states.

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