Learn More

veeraiyah subbulakshmi


The expatriated...


Waves of tsunami hit those hearts,
Raves of thoughts echo at the walls of the cave,
Ride on the rough sea with this hollow body,
Go, children you will win and we will not crumble.

Every sun with the fierce hands of shine,
Every rain drop may drench your water proof coat,
Every season may arrive with different colors,
Our love for you all stays as pure and gentle as ever.

The world belongs to you, children,
We don’t want to tie you all down with our love,
Explore the stormy days and enjoy the quiet nights,
Disperse the good principles that are in store with you.

Day passes by thinking of you all, all the while,
The nights are bright, sleep distances from our file,
The ever glowing flame in your desire and sight,
On every page of your face book extremely delight.

Return to the mother land where your mother awaits,
Chanting the prayers, your father utters firm words, but acts,
Return to the holy land where your siblings are clueless on the streets,
Stay safe away from the evils; we will shine shedding all our ignorance.

Submitted: Tuesday, February 04, 2014
Edited: Wednesday, February 05, 2014
Listen to this poem:

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (The expatriated... by veeraiyah subbulakshmi )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  2. The Saddest Poem, Pablo Neruda
  3. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  4. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  5. A Life-Lesson, James Whitcomb Riley
  6. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  7. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  8. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  9. If, Rudyard Kipling
  10. Invictus, William Ernest Henley

Poem of the Day

poet James Whitcomb Riley

There! little girl; don't cry!
They have broken your doll, I know;
And your tea-set blue,
And your play-house, too,
Are things of the long ago;
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. The River! The River!, Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  2. Of Respect To The Rose...(r), Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  3. Of The Nurturing..., Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  4. CIX EL SYD {meop citsorca na}, Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  5. not Again, Never Again, Adebayo Caleb
  6. The Problem With Our World in 10 Words, .., Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  7. By His Love, Paul Sebastian
  8. THIS CREEPY HALLOWEEN.........., Ritusmera Mundakkal
  9. The saplings of trees., Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  10. TO THE LARK DESCENDING, mary douglas
[Hata Bildir]