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,
Where 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 dew drops on grass,
Poets who have revolutionized
The architecture of poetry,
Great mathematicians like Archimedes,
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-breasted 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 blossom like flowers,
Where the garden is the same
Though the colors of flowers many
And 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.

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