Lubna S. Khan

Rookie - 7 Points (06/20/1990 / Dahanu, Maharashtra, India)

(03) Once It So Happened - Poem by Lubna S. Khan

Once it so happened that
I sat pondering in wonder,
Thinking that way, asking myself,
'Will I ever reach that yonder? '

Once it so happened that
I sat pondering in wonder,
Peering at the tireless bee,
Busy collecting necter.

But once it so happened
That I sat but not in wonder,
Rather a world, a wonderful world,
That had neither horizon nor border.

I could see the birds flying high,
I could see the clouds gathering by,
I could feel the breeze with its quenched sigh;
And that was the moment I did agnize - 'I too can reach the sky! '

(written while in the eight grade)


Comments about (03) Once It So Happened by Lubna S. Khan

  • (8/3/2006 3:53:00 PM)


    VERY GOOD LUBNA!

    Keep the tempo going.... you do have some wonderful verses up your sleeve.... I feel this deserves a complete 10.
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  • (7/10/2006 6:36:00 PM)


    very deep lubna, keep it up, great, x abid (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, May 8, 2006

Poem Edited: Thursday, July 13, 2006


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