Aniruddha Pathak Poems
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When He Left
Left leaving dollar dreams still unsigned,
Inscrutable a smile well behind,
His soldiers staying put,
With arms and army boot,
Borders still disputed, ill defined.
And yet, the expected hundred billion dollars were nowhere.
The pressure on the borders was especially mounted, and no
talks on settlement. What earlier was 100 billion dollars has
now shrunk to twenty over five years, all pledged and loosely
promised and subject to conditions galore. He left leaving
us guessing and on tenterhooks, gulf at...
Cooking Up Budgets
The halwa1 cooked we hope is sweeter made,
Flavoured with sops and served with a straight face,
That, our household hisaab2, now inflated,
At last may recover its long lost grace;
The budget-cooks, (many that the broth spoil) ,
And oft hard-placed any sweetness to find,
Try as they hard, end up with over boil,
O to pass off ripe fruit with bitter rind.
The top chef when comes with his witty lines,