nimal dunuhinga

(19, April,1951 / kalubovila East, Sri Lanka)

A bird without a roost?


[“Two turtle doves will show thee
Where my cold ashes lie
And sadly murmuring tell thee
How in tears I did die”]― Nikolai Gogol

Tiny featherless bird
You dance near my roost
in the Winter.
I know it's freezing cold outside.
I live here with my watch-keeper
How do I introduce you to her.
Far relative, friend's sister or friend
Or an unknown lost bird
What is the best?

nimal dunu

Submitted: Tuesday, February 18, 2014

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