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Udaya R. Tennakoon


A Night


I am with
Pin drop silent
In the work

Paused memory
Cleaned the mind
I felt
Time is not moving
Life in a parallel line

I wanted to be in
Whole of the night
But I am afraid of
Silence of the night

When the memory begins to play
I am surrounded by past
As it is deep and quiet
I cannot move

I want to break
The parallel line
Until the dawn comes
It belongs to night

Submitted: Saturday, May 11, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 16, 2013

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