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Niladri Dey

Rookie (15/05/1979 / Calcutta)

Enslaved


I’ve been down with a malady
Since I don’t know when
I’ve been cracking inside
These vessels were once so clean
Since I don’t know when
They snub the air I breathe
I’ve been enslaved
Been brought down to my knees
Those high hopes are all gone
As a low man I seek
What was it before?
I would like to remember
The face I once saw
I think I lost it
I would like to remember
What I was once told
But now I’m enslaved
Been brought down to my knees
Those high hopes are all gone
As a low man I seek………………

Submitted: Wednesday, June 10, 2009

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