Red lines are everywhere, but Which ones are really red lines? When you cross the red lines It means you cross all lines, They say that red lines are crossed Or they're completely crossed, Crossing red lines is risky and Dangerous, but nothing happens, Red lines are merely words uttered By irresponsible figures or persons, They say that if you cross the so-called Red lines, then you will be beaten, Red lines are crossed everyday and no Fines or tickets imposed on anyone, I think these red lines mean that They're merely mirages in a desert, There are no red lines and no such- And-such lines like these anywhere, Red lines are only on the weak people, but When it comes to strong people It is something else anytime and anywhere, How many times these so-called red lines Are crossed everyday in front of us? We hear here red lines and we hear there Red lines anywhere and everywhere in vain, They talk about crossing red lines here and There, but nothing happens at all, So-and-so says red lines should not be crossed, But they're crossed easily and softly, so All is merely an ugly bubble in the eyes of Everyone anytime, anywhere, and everywhere.

Submitted: Friday, August 23, 2013
Edited: Monday, August 26, 2013

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 TRUTH OF RED LINES by MOHAMMAD SKATI )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley Updates

New Poems

  1. To My Son, Robert Leary
  2. I am yours forever, gajanan mishra
  3. सिनायमोनि आंनि सिमांनि रजे, Bahadur Basumatary
  4. Wildly Into The Night, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  5. Drunk poetry, Christian Lacdael
  6. Opportunities, Christian Lacdael
  7. COPLA 68 INVOCATION: This Bad Guy World, T (no first name) Wignesan
  8. Yes I Do, Lalit Kaira
  9. Wooden Footprints, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  10. New Migration Equilibriums Time Shift Es.., Terence G. Craddock

Poem of the Day

poet Edmund Spenser

Of this worlds theatre in which we stay,
My love like the spectator ydly sits
Beholding me that all the pageants play,
Disguysing diversly my troubled wits.
...... Read complete »

[Hata Bildir]