Treasure Island

Udaya R. Tennakoon


Don’t know


I go
I don’t know
You ask
You don’t know

You go
You don’t know
I don’t ask
You don’t know

We both go
We don’t know
They don’t ask
Why don’t know

Udaya R. Tennakoon

Submitted: Friday, May 10, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 17, 2013
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  • Gajanan Mishra (5/10/2013 7:51:00 PM)

    knowing something is living, not knowing not trying to know is not living. thanks.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment. (Report) Reply

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