Treasure Island

Pradip Chattopadhyay

(28.01.1961 / Kolkata)

Your Face in the Moon


I hold up your face in the moon
And see the price you have paid
For loving me!
Bathed in pain
Of years of holding me in your heart,
Your eyes are desires burned out in vain!
I hold up your face in the moon
And see the dried up rivers
Of years of holding me in your heart
Yet never being able to get a start!
I hold up your face in the moon
And see relics of a love
Wasted in a desert of despair!

Submitted: Friday, April 05, 2013
Edited: Thursday, October 10, 2013

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