Vikram Seth

(20 June 1952 - / Kolkata / India)

Vikram Seth Poems

1. All You Who Sleep Tonight 1/3/2003
2. Round and Round 1/3/2003
3. Distressful Homonyms 1/3/2003
4. Promise 1/3/2003
5. Interpretation 1/3/2003
6. Unclaimed 1/3/2003
7. The Wind 1/3/2003
8. Protocols 1/3/2003
9. From California 1/3/2003
10. Progress Report 1/3/2003
11. Prandial Plaint 1/3/2003
12. At Evening 1/3/2003
13. The Frog and The Nightingale 3/14/2012
14. A Style Of Loving 3/14/2012
15. Across 3/14/2012
16. How Rarely These Few Years 3/14/2012
17. Last Night 3/14/2012
18. Mistaken 3/14/2012
19. Night Watch 3/14/2012
20. The Golden Gate - I (A novel in verse) 3/14/2012

Unclaimed

To make love with a stranger is the best.
There is no riddle and there is no test. --

To lie and love, not aching to make sense
Of this night in the mesh of reference.

To touch, unclaimed by fear of imminent day,
And understand, as only strangers may.

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