Treasure Island

Palas Kumar Ray

(India)

Growing Little Up


The boy will grow now
little up.
Up to at least

when he has courage
to say a goodbye
and mean it too

Just like the girl
But Never Up to
where the girl has marched ahead.

Life has been so boring
for ages now
running after a mirage.

It's a pity
It's a pity
how many more boys run

just like this boy
and even many girls do
when some boys elsewhere march ahead.




© Palas Kumar Ray.All rights reserved. 

Submitted: Friday, May 02, 2014
Edited: Friday, June 06, 2014

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