Pukar Dhital


A Tale Of A Labour-Child!


Where do we get born is not under our control,
And now that I am born, I have to live;
A life that seems to me but full of curse!

I know I am too young for a labourious work
But I have no options but to work and work.
Not because I could make some savings
But to make sure my tummy gets some pudding!

However, I have a dream and I keep dreaming;
Me going to school and playing hand in hand with
the privileged ones!
I dream of studying and being wise and noble,
But I know my tale will be unheard
for my dream is like castle in the air!

Submitted: Friday, August 15, 2014

Topic(s): Narrative


Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (A Tale Of A Labour-Child! by Pukar Dhital )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Waiting too Volunteer, michael walkerjohn
  2. Embargo all over, hasmukh amathalal
  3. Time shall, hasmukh amathalal
  4. Dreamology, Sandra Feldman
  5. Till last time, hasmukh amathalal
  6. no blue/no green, delilah contrapunctal.... ye ..
  7. leave, Vanessa Parodia
  8. Two Books For Each Person, Is It Poetry
  9. Moment, Vanessa Parodia
  10. The Broken Heart, kashif khan

Poem of the Day

poet John Clare

I love to see the old heath's withered brake
Mingle its crimpled leaves with furze and ling,
While the old heron from the lonely lake
Starts slow and flaps its melancholy wing,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Grace Paley

 

Trending Poems

  1. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  4. Alone, Edgar Allan Poe
  5. Nothing Gold Can Stay, Robert Frost
  6. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  7. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep, Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. If, Rudyard Kipling

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]