Treasure Island

krishnakumar chandrasekar nair

(1964 and doing pretty good.. / Thiruvalla, Kerala)

Someday we will all go............


There is a place where we will all some day go
No immigration checks or hassles as before
No permits, stamped visas or pass ports
And nothing to declare at that ornate door
But just your integrity and nothing more
Black or brown, yellow or white
It matters not and everyone is treated right
Because you will leave body and baggage behind
Either six feet deep or as ashes in waters flowing wild
Untainted even having spent a lifetime on the sinful shore
Here you will just be a pure soul back at its very source
And what more, it will feel like really being back home.....

Submitted: Sunday, November 10, 2013

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Poet's Notes about The Poem

The destination is fixed and even the time to depart. However, it has been mercifully kept secret. This should enthuse us to live more intensely realizing the true value of every breathing minute. We are already on the train but live as if there is no getting down.....

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  • * Sunprincess * (11/12/2013 9:24:00 AM)

    then we really are all visitors here...but do you wonder sometimes for what purpose? ..some say just to help others...they are visitors also..great topic :) (Report) Reply

  • Paul Brookes (11/12/2013 4:51:00 AM)

    Ah when we come to that distant shore, lay aside this earthly bodyto clothe ourselves in stars. A deeply mystical poem 10/10 BB : O) (Report) Reply

  • Savita Tyagi (11/11/2013 2:42:00 PM)

    Lovely and eloquent expressions. Your poem talks of the truth that we should always remember. (Report) Reply

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