Where your logic is man’s logic

O God, your logic is no longer man’s logic.

You say something and man says something else.

When you say every man’s blood is red,

Man says, ‘And yet, the body is not the same.’

He finds reasons to justify his thinking,

Where fair skin is fairer than dark skin,

Where black is more beautiful than white

And royal blood is better than common blood

And where status is governed by money.

When you find beauty in the paddy fields of Bihar,

The mighty Brahmaputra in Assam,

The glittering dewdrops on grass,

Poets who have revolutionized

The architecture of poetry,

Great mathematicians like Archmedes,

Copernicius, Socrates who were philosophers

Par excellence and shook man’s thinking,

Man finds beauty in glittering gold,

The fashionable shoes and clothes,

The jingling coins, the bundles of notes,

Big-breated women with neither substance

Nor a touch of spirituality,

Laughing in a morally disorganized civilization.

O God, lead us to that way, that path,

Where men and women blossom like flowers,

Where the garden is the same

Though the colors of the flowers are different,

Where we are provided by an impetus

To become beautifully whole ourselves,

Where vulnerability and fragility

Are filtered to release the real man’s identity,

Where life is not threatened

For speaking the mind,

Where all men are brothers

And where your logic is man’s logic.

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.

5 thoughts on “Where your logic is man’s logic

    1. pramilakhadun Post author

      Thanks dear friend Louis for this fabulous comment.What man has made of this wonderful world is really hurting.

      Reply

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