Treasure Island

Nasarudheen.P. Parameswaran

(8.8.1952 / Manakad)

Pay and Use


Justice loves injustice
Doctor loves disease
Foreman loves damages
Livelihood for the sages.
I cry for justice bold, sold
In deaf ear for years old.
Justice or my lawyer, unjust
Put off hearing, file in dust.
Democracy or Bureaucracy
Suffocate in ugly Autocracy.
Political labour; unions cruel
Compel the subjects crawl.
Equality, freedom, justice
Sweet for poster slogans
Pay and use roads lead us
Pitiably to the island Mess
Of Fuss, hiss; kiss of miss
As frogs spring over Bliss.

Submitted: Monday, June 03, 2013
Edited: Friday, August 02, 2013

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Here pulsates my life.

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  • Adheez Van Der Beanthz (6/13/2013 4:59:00 AM)

    Justice loves injustice
    Doctor loves disease
    Foreman loves damages
    a contradiction that looks absurd, but that's the reality
    which one would not exist without the presence of the other, inseparable bond
    really a thoughtful poem
    thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

  • Wahab Abdul (6/3/2013 12:18:00 PM)

    this is the thought i think too ... ''Doctor loves disease' a very lovely poem... love it.. (Report) Reply

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