indira babbellapati

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Tell Me, How Do I Pray For You? Poem by indira babbellapati


I know not how to pray
How do I pray for you?
I know not how to make a wish for you
How and what can I wish for you
Standing alone in the presence
Of the one who gives what's
Our due whether asked or not
I closed my eyes trying to
Absorb
I opened my eyes trying to
Get absorbed
Is that a prayer?
Is that making a wish?
Tell me, what do I pray for you,
Tell me, what do I wish for you,
When in the process of
Absorbing and getting absorbed
I absorbed you unto me?

Submitted: Friday, June 14, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 30, 2013

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  • Gold Star - 5,850 Points Tirupathi Chandrupatla (6/14/2013 6:28:00 PM)

    The final line says it all. Poem of great depth and beauty. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,842 Points Babatunde Aremu (6/14/2013 9:18:00 AM)

    Prayer is the master key. We all need each other spiritually and physically. Just say something good on my behalf. That's prayer. Nice poem. Thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

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