Treasure Island

gajanan mishra

(3rd April 19sixty / Tikapali, Patnagarh, Balangir, Odisha, India now at Tapobana, Titilagarh, Odisha, India)

Women and politicians


A beautiful woman
A beautiful woman
Is like a dark well
Covered by grass.

A dark well
Covered by grass
Is like a beautiful
Woman, a man
Who does not know
About them drops
Through the grass
And falls down.

O my dear friends,
Beautiful women
And politicians
Are not to be trusted.

Be careful while in
Dealings with them
Women and politicians
Can do anything to
Satisfy their own interest
No one is dear to them.

Submitted: Thursday, November 28, 2013
Edited: Thursday, November 28, 2013

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Poet's Notes about The Poem

Women and politicians are self-interested by nature.
This poem is not a criticism of women and politicians
But a practical study of their nature
Education on Advanced spiritual consciousness is a must for them.

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  • Susy Evelyne (11/28/2013 7:48:00 AM)

    Interesting point of view. I think it could equally apply if you delete the 'Wo'! Enjoyed this original poem. (Report) Reply

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