Nikhail Pandhi

Rookie (03-11-1992 / Delhi, India)

Nikhail Pandhi Poems

1. Candlelight 6/5/2009
2. Saunterer 6/5/2009
3. Camphor 6/5/2009
4. Oblivion 6/9/2009
5. Poised 6/9/2009
6. Night 6/12/2009
7. Gloves 6/25/2009
8. Dust 6/24/2009
9. Fire 6/10/2009
10. Tears 6/7/2009
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Tears

I am about to weep in sadness,
I am about to cry in joy,
But both extremities are merely,
The stoical tears of a boy.

Why don’t these tears know elation?
Why don’t they know disdain?
Why, can they not fathom harmony
Or even an ounce of pain?

If I wanted to despise evil
Or celebrate the glories of goodness
Oh why, oh why, do my eyes exude
Such dispassionate drops, to express?

I thought tears exacerbate sadness,
I thought they invigorate bliss,
But just like a man in drunken stupor
One doesn’t know which emotion is ...

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