Pradip Chattopadhyay

Silver Star - 3,249 Points (28.01.1961 / Kolkata)

Serves Right - Poem by Pradip Chattopadhyay

Two blue duck eggs
Had got me smitten
Halted my legs

Picked them to be eaten!

Had enough of the hen's
They tasted so stale
Said my clever sense

Duck eggs would serve well!

Brought home the oval two
Two pearls whitish blue
Thought it precious gotten

Lo both of them were rotten!


Comments about Serves Right by Pradip Chattopadhyay

  • Gold Star - 16,407 Points Deepak Kumar Pattanayak (8/1/2014 12:56:00 PM)

    A sense of truth and humour well served here in this lovely piece..........very nice (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 23,195 Points Valsa George (8/1/2014 2:29:00 AM)

    We too were cheated in the same way.... Tired of chicken eggs, we bought duck eggs which were definitely more expensive, but found all rotten! Serves right! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, July 31, 2014

Poem Edited: Friday, August 1, 2014


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