Treasure Island

Ahmad Kamal


Cat Lover Grief


Their Helpless cries from some jar
Got me looking near and far
Till i found you my two black kittens
itching those fingers, which you have bitten
Nursed you baby milk day and night
till sickness took you both from my sight
if only tears can bring back a soul
then both of you would be standing here whole
heartbroken for lives i might have taken
“what if i left them to survive? ” left me shaken

Submitted: Monday, August 26, 2013
Edited: Monday, August 26, 2013
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  • Ahmad Kamal (8/26/2013 5:30:00 AM)

    Thank you Pradip, i was feeling down but writing this poem and receiving your comment did help me feel better. Thx (Report) Reply

  • Pradip Chattopadhyay (8/26/2013 5:11:00 AM)

    but your action was intended to save those precious lives, so have no regret.

    I appreciate your love for animals and this beautiful write. (Report) Reply

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