ramesh rai

(13.12.1955 / howrah)

My Pain My Pleasure


Oh!
my pain
you are the reason
for longing me
for officious life
defeating all fuss
and impassable moment.

My pain!
hugged me
for a long time
my all scabrous moment
death could not snatch me
following life without respite

My pain!
regurgitate
all grief of life
bestowed
ecstasy of life.

Ah!
my pleasure
stayed
for a little moment
like the evening star
came and gone
billion of stars
could not illuminte
hopeful sky of my universe.

Submitted: Thursday, November 14, 2013
Edited: Friday, November 15, 2013

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  • Tirupathi Chandrupatla (11/15/2013 10:58:00 PM)

    There is no pleasure without pain. At times pain itself is pleasure for some. Also pain is of two kinds one is painful pain and the other pleasant pain. Beautiful poem. Thank you. (Report) Reply

  • S.zaynub Kamoonpuri (11/15/2013 12:53:00 AM)

    Wow one of yor best in metaphor! I love to read n use grandiloquent terms like u did in poems. Both pain n pleasure r transient to me. (Report) Reply

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