Treasure Island

Somanathan Iyer


Nature Mourns


Despite bearing mighty mountains
Lakes and hills, forests and rivers
Vast volumes of oceans and seas
Trillions of tons of rocks and soil
Never felt mother nature
Any strain in bearing the burden
The glow of nature met with gloom
On seeing greed gripping the humans
Ripping all the natural safeguards
Stripping all the natural wonders
In the name of development
In the guise of technology
Plundered is the nature without foresight
Worried and Frightened mourns
The nature thinking of its future!

Submitted: Tuesday, December 03, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, December 03, 2013

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