Treasure Island

S.D. TIWARI

(December.1955 / India)

You give everything


O God!

Whatever we do, you pay for it
You do everything, give everything
For our prayers too, you pay
I have nothing mine, that I can pay

O God!

You become happy, if simply we praise
You need mere our prayer and praise
Towards cost of every thing that you give
And guarantee us joy and restful live

O God!

People fight to capture your given things,
Demand price, from wanting everyone
For cleaning arteries, pay thousands dollars
To clean their souls, nothing is done

Submitted: Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Edited: Thursday, April 18, 2013
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