Treasure Island

Wali Jamali

(1981 / Karachi)

Distance.


The sea-shore
was twenty steps away
from the door-step of my house.

Last night,
i found it one more step-away.

I sat upon the door,
and followed up the reason.

The sea-shore
was still linning-up
the previous point.

It was
my house which moved away.

Submitted: Monday, March 24, 2008
Edited: Sunday, April 06, 2008

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