# A Captivated Audience... Poem by Mamta Agarwal

# A Captivated Audience...

Rating: 3.2

The sombre glacier breaks
Eons of its icy silence
As a water fall,

From the deep crevice
In the mountain, it descends
Like a torrent…

The language it speaks
Can not be matched
By any human speech…

The valley resounds,
I gape, astounded over
The magic it weaves…

From east the Sun’s rays
Have come down to play,
The game of hide and seek…

As they filters down
Through the dense Deodars,
Water gushes like a child…

All creatures exult
The forest just
Seems lost in contemplation….

Sitting still, on a wooden bench
under a canopy
on a vantage point,
I wondered,
why are tears
flowing down my cheeks....?

Sadiqullah Khan 21 January 2009

This is an ode to nature and the serenity it brings, , very very true to nature write and honest feelings comming in tears, , ,

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Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr 21 January 2009

And an Audience you shall capture, with this pioctorial penning grandeur, that is as smooth, as it is sweet....and welllll..............C A P T I V A T I N G! ! ! F j R 2009

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C.R. Clark 21 January 2009

Wonderful expressions of beauty provided to us by nature can be captivating indeed, as is this beautiful write. Well done, poet friend. Richard

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premji premji 22 January 2009

tears...in which language do they speak?

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Anjali Sinha 22 January 2009

exquisite poetry wonderful imagery A++ anjali

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Narayanan Kutty Pozhath 29 April 2018

Tears expresses the state of mind. Beautiful expression of feelings.

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Sarwar Chowdhury 02 August 2009

again, the last stanza has remainded me a play which written based on guruji tagore's a short story, where the main charecter young nature lover tenderly touch flowers and their leaves and become tearful! ! You great indeed Mamtaji!

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Sarwar Chowdhury 20 July 2009

10000000+ 'From the deep crevice In the mountain, it descends Like a torrent… The language it speaks Can not be matched By any human speech…' very pellucid picto........a deep look at the facts....... ammmmazing wording that imprinted.... really great! !

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Sathyanarayana M V S 17 February 2009

Ecstacy! ! ! ! ! ! Tears of happiness! ! ! ! That was the great bliss you felt of Nature.......Vivid portrayal with apt and rather stunning end.

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Pink Butterfly ... 02 February 2009

Great write! Such an adorable piece!

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