Take me away

Where the good suffers

And the bad prospers,

Where billions feel

The deep traumatic spectra

Of rejection,

Where blood flows in a flood,

And leaders quietly woo

Women of their choice,

Where human emotions

Fluctuate with ambitions,

Where society’s masks and hides govern

And the real genuine ones cry,

Where the arts are fading

And artists are knowing a slow death,

Where insanity and fake wisdom

Are battling for Truth,

Where vice grows as weeds

And virtue perishes as flowers,

Where the koels

Have stopped  singing

Songs of joy

And are instead singing

Songs of sorrow,

What shall I do in this world?

O my Lord, take me away.

 

Pramila Khadun.

 

 

 

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About pramilakhadun

I am the holder of a Bsc degree in Food and Nutrition from S.N.D.T University,Pune,India.Have taught this subject in a private institution for almost thirty-five years.Currently, I am retired and travel alot with my husband Raj, daughters Dr Rajnee and Priyum and son Airline Captain.Had my first book of poetry published by Minerva press, London and other two in Mauritius.More coming soon.I love poetry and enjoy reading poems of poets across the world and I feel Destiny Poets is the right place for me.

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