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Palas Kumar Ray

Rookie - 183 Points (India)

Always Escaping


Life lives in future or past
Depending where you are
at present.

One too young
greedily looking to the top
of a time tree
for grabbing life fruit

or one too old
looking below
Where it had fallen.

You spend or you
just waste time
aspiring to taste
this Fruit forbidden.



© Palas Kumar Ray.All rights reserved. 

Submitted: Monday, April 26, 2010
Edited: Thursday, June 05, 2014

Topic of this poem: time


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