Treasure Island

Uttam Biswas

(kustia, Bangladesh)

The Basics of Love


Do not deny 'love'-
O my love,
It is a precious thing,
To everyone
It does not come.

Do not hurt my heart-
O my love,
I know that
Love is not that cheap,
How much hard the way may be
On your way of love
I shall make a trip.

Do not misunderstand 'love'-
O my love,
If you understand my 'love'
You can make flowers
Even from clay,
It is such a tune that
Very few can rhythmically play.

Do not hate 'love'-
O my love,
Try and learn to love 'love',
It is a magic wand and
Has the strength
To solve difficult case,
On which the whole world
Takes its base.

Submitted: Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 08, 2013

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