Udaya Pant

Rookie (21st May 1956 / Bhawali, Nainital, India)

Common Man


Surviving in the rat race of
Each one looking for profits
At his expense, any ways
Anytime whatever means
Living with the politicians
With caricature like looks
Animated intents and aims
The unending rosy dreams
Coping with the inefficient
Arrogant public servants
Most with lose morals and
Very low levels of integrity
Whatever may be the way
The levels of ethics around
The ‘Worship the billionaires’
Being a motto of the society
Untold yet explicit exploitation
Hovers round the Common Man

Submitted: Sunday, November 06, 2011

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