Pijush Biswas

Silver Star - 4,003 Points (12 July,1988 / Srirampur, Nadia, West Bengal, India)

Litchi Tree - Poem by Pijush Biswas

Now the loveliest are the Litchi trees
Endow'd with fruits along the bough
In the summer; and breathe free
For bowed branches are full of Litchi enough.

They are stood by woodland path.
Lads and lasses are exalted in a trance-
Climbing and mounting they are to tip;
Are breaking and twisting the branch.

Now, of my one score and five years
Last ten, when I used to climb on them,
Being fascinated by their call 'Dear'
Will not come again back to overwhelm.

But again, I will go back once more
To those Litchi trees in a winter season,
To see their branches full of snow..or
Why Litchi is sweet! ..to seek reason.


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Poem Edited: Tuesday, December 16, 2014


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