Learn More

Tapas Baidya

Destiny of a terrorist

Nobody knows
When one will be engulfed by an explosion
In the crowd
Who knows the man walking beside is a terrorist
As if he returns home for the last kiss to his new born baby

Bearing a detonator he walks unmindfully
The sun can’t see him
The wind can’t touch him
The humanity can’t stop his race
He walks in the crowd alone

On the way to the goal induced upon him
He jostles poverty, the greatest enemy
He overcomes society friends family love passion
His baby his life his hell and heaven
At last he confronts himself

After a long argumental discussion he realizes
His way is nothing but an ideological paradox
And no can do well by means of bloody outbursts

In the mean time the death knocks at the remote
Embracing the dark hollowness of man made world
He mislays him in a big bang

Submitted: Friday, August 08, 2008

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 (Destiny of a terrorist by Tapas Baidya )

Enter the verification code :

  • Rookie - 270 Points Captain Cur (7/30/2012 6:52:00 AM)

    Excellent I am glad I found this poem.
    Written partly from the view of a terrorist,
    his still human side before he is turned
    by despair and hate. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Tj Becker (9/22/2008 8:25:00 PM)

    A thought provoking write. Do we really know the mind of a terrorist? I don't believe in their methods but what of the reasoning? Can we ever understand? uhm I think not.
    a great write about a sad and horrible situation. Well done (Report) Reply

Read all 3 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Trophy Mother, Antonio Liao
  2. Accruing Factions Of Life, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  3. Turning pages, Jamie Fox
  4. Being Within, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  5. Show door, hasmukh amathalal
  6. They danced, Brian Kilpatrick
  7. Sure to over come, hasmukh amathalal
  8. Lull Me to Sleep, Valsa George
  9. The Little Girl Cried In Agony, Ali Faisal
  10. Carelessness..., veeraiyah subbulakshmi

Poem of the Day

poet Ralph Waldo Emerson

Knows he who tills this lonely field
To reap its scanty corn,
What mystic fruit his acres yield
At midnight and at morn?

In the long sunny afternoon,
...... Read complete »


Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  7. And Death Shall Have No Dominion, Dylan Thomas
  8. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  9. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  10. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]