Treasure Island

M.D DINESH NAIR

(9 -21 / Thrissur (Kerala) / Vijayawada (A.P) , India)

A FRIEND UNSEEN


He is my other friend..
A strange image but a tall one.
He chit chats less, makes rare visits,
And never eats with or says 'see you'.
He is a guy who wasn`t there by me before

He is my other friend...
A breeze of the kind across the phases of my summer,
A soft hand touching my wounds for a healing.
My other friend is there by me.
He is a guy who is seen around my small abode.

In the depths of the torments
Inflicted by the rest and the well known
My other friend surfaces like a pearl.
He lifts me up from the nadir of despairs.

Oh unknown spirits, who is this guy?

Submitted: Sunday, September 13, 2009

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  • Chandra Thiagarajan (1/27/2013 6:56:00 AM)

    I feel you are not alone in having the unseen friend who is with you all along and whose presence you feel strongly, It is felt almost by all human beings which is the action of the Cosmic Lord. (Report) Reply

  • Valsa George (8/31/2012 8:19:00 AM)

    This unseen friend who heals our wounds, urges us to brave ahead and lifts us from the nadir of despair is the one whom we call God! (Though you may differ vehement, that divine presence is very much within you, I am sure! !)

    A great poem.... Dinesh! ! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • Pradyumna Jyotir (5/11/2010 2:11:00 AM)

    he reisdes in the stars above...he is divine...he is supreme...he is there within each one of us...we need our souls to see him.... (Report) Reply

  • Mehta Hasmukh Amathalal (9/25/2009 10:14:00 PM)

    In the depths of the torments
    Inflicted by the rest and the well known
    My other friend surfaces like a pearl.
    He lifts me up from the nadir of despairs.....yes that is your strong resolve and faith...beautiful poem n i like it....10

    just new(welcome....message) (Report) Reply

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