Navtej Bharati


To Nelson Mandela - Poem by Navtej Bharati

As the world begins to mourn
your departure
flags lowered
obituaries floating
I stand at the door
watching you go. Sure
you'l make a pause somewhere,
look back and wave to me.

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  • Gold Star - 32,843 Points Chinedu Dike (9/21/2014 4:44:00 PM)

    As the world begins to mourn your departure, flags lowered. An insightful, well articulated line of your poem that captured the essence of his greatness. A lovely piece of poetry, well penned. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, December 12, 2013



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