Treasure Island

veeraiyah subbulakshmi


The feet are nailed,
To stay on a spot,
The roots sprout,
Firmly to retrospect,
Hearts are glued,
The bonds are permanent,
Hands are held,
Feet are tied,
Congestion at times,
Confusion maims,
Conflict and commotion,
Windows are shut and open,
The hearts with perfect roots,
Withstand the storms,
These ladies with innocent pumps,
Touching and feeling the umbilical plum,
Their feet are grounded and tagged with a name,
No one can uproot their genome.
the other two hands holding hers firm,

Submitted: Monday, October 14, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 25, 2013

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