Meena Kandasamy Poems
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Apologies For Living On
I am living on
because providing apologies is easy
i was making choices
with insanely safe ideas of
i was a helpless girl
against the brutal world of
i was craving for security
the kind i had only known while
i am locked away
a terrified princess waiting
i don’t dream or think
i just remember and ...
Becoming A Brahmin
Algorithm for converting a Shudra into a Brahmin
Step 1: Take a beautiful Shudra girl.
Step 2: Make her marry a Brahmin.
Step 3: Let her give birth to his female child.
Step 4: Let this child marry a Brahmin.
Step 5: Repeat steps 3-4 six times.