Ambrosia Ambrosia


Oh God, Are You Cruel Or Merciful?


Oh God, I often get confused
Are you cruel or merciful?
You offer poison or nectar? To me

Some people sent by YOU
Hurt me ruthlessly and
My tears flow like a flooded river.

Other people sent by the same YOU
Soothe my wounded heart
With their kind, wise words.

With one hand YOU give me everything
Parents, food, money, job and
What not, even before I ask for those.

With another hand YOU snatch everything
Love, peace, harmony and
What not, much before I could guess it.

Oh God, tell me now
Are you cruel or merciful to me?

Submitted: Monday, April 15, 2013
Edited: Monday, April 15, 2013

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