Akhtar Jawad

Gold Star - 150,919 Points (8-2-1945 / Gorakhpur)

A Conjugal Breakfast - Poem by Akhtar Jawad

A conjugal love may lack the thrills of romance,
but from dawn to dusk it's music and dance,
listen to the tune of china clay utensils,
see him, he is busy with paper and pencils,
on the dining table with a bouquet of flowers,
flowers more interested in the pencil's showers.
Daddy is starring at the back of Mom,
below the table lovely pet dear Tom,
what the hell he is doing is it painting or writing,
whatever it may be, it must be exciting.
Lo, she has brought the dishes at last.
how delicious and tasty is the hot break fast!
Daddy is washing his hands in the toilet,
now it's easy the paper we can get,
Mom! Look at it it's your nude!
You must condemn this vulgar attitude!
You are right my love, my dear sweet hearts,
I am tired of his poems, his paintings and arts,
Give it to me, let me burn it alive,
She takes it and keeps in the valley of bee hive.

Topic(s) of this poem: life, love, wife

Comments about A Conjugal Breakfast by Akhtar Jawad

  • Bipasha D (4/12/2018 10:47:00 PM)

    A conjugal love may lack the thrills of romance,

    May be the superficial romance is gone, but love has deepened over the years. Congrats for this good humored poem.
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  • Perdita Young (4/12/2018 8:16:00 PM)

    Beautiful lines about conjugal life...Very impressive.
    Daddy is starring at the back of Mom,
    below the table lovely pet dear Tom,
    what the he is doing is it painting or writing,
    whatever it may be, it must be exciting.
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  • Kumarmani Mahakul (4/12/2018 5:29:00 PM)

    Revisiting this poem once more we feel glad. This is definitely a magnificent poem. A nice poem is chosen as the poem of the day. CONGRATULATIONS! ...10 (Report) Reply

  • Rose Marie Juan-austin (4/12/2018 1:08:00 PM)

    In addition thereto, this poem also centers on the essence of poetry
    and the passion a poet has on his poetry works. I like the last line,
    it conveys the eternality of a poem. A beautifully crafted write.10 and onto my
    Poem List. Congratulations Akhtar. You truly deserved this accolade.
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  • Rose Marie Juan-austin (4/12/2018 12:58:00 PM)

    STUPENDOUS write that focuses on family and aims to strengthen the bond
    among family members. Breakfast is the meal that gets the day started and it is the time
    when family gathers and plans for the day. A happy and beautiful family has been
    painted on the canvas of this wonderful poem.
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  • Kelly Kurt (4/12/2018 9:22:00 AM)

    You are the best at this form of poetry on this site. Congratulations, my friend. (Report) Reply

  • Sylvaonyema Uba (4/12/2018 9:17:00 AM)

    A conjugal love may lack the thrills of romance.

    Nicely written and well communicated.

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  • Savita Tyagi (4/12/2018 8:43:00 AM)

    She takes it and keeps it in valley of be hives! And lo and behold it survives.....that is the power of love. Congratulations for member poem place for a wonderful poem. It is a pleasure to read a poem from master of craft. (Report) Reply

  • Rini Shibu (4/12/2018 8:20:00 AM)

    Well presented about the conjugal love..., the love and affection persist no matter how old you grow, congratulations for being selected as Poem of the day (Report) Reply

  • Bharati Nayak (4/12/2018 6:33:00 AM)

    A child may not understand how father and mother complement each other.
    Beautifully crafted poem.Congratulations for being selected as the Poet of the Day.Many of your poems deserve to be on the first page of Poem Hunter.
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  • Muzahidul Reza (4/12/2018 5:56:00 AM)

    Life starts well with a partner (wife) to love each other, wonderful poem, thanks for sharing the poem with us,10 (Report) Reply

  • Pallab Chaudhury (4/12/2018 5:02:00 AM)

    Beautifully depicted the conjugal love....
    Congrats for being selected as the poem of the day.

    With best wishes.
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  • Geetha Jayakumar (4/12/2018 3:51:00 AM)

    Conjugal love may lack the thrills of romance
    Yet it has a picture of its own charms.
    Pictures painted in art speaks more at the breakfast,
    With beautiful concluding lines
    That rhymes with the music and dance.
    Beautiful and humorous poem. Loved reading it.
    Congratulations on member POD!
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  • Kumarmani Mahakul (4/12/2018 3:48:00 AM)

    Akhtar Saheb, congratulations for being selected this poem as the member poem of the day. (Report) Reply

  • (4/12/2018 3:44:00 AM)

    Very well scripted.....Akhtarji.........cong. for being selected as the P.O.D....deserving one.......10++++++ (Report) Reply

  • Tom Allport (4/12/2018 3:40:00 AM)

    a wonderful descriptive poem of family life with it's highs and lows? ..............well penned Akhtar (Report) Reply

  • (4/12/2018 3:40:00 AM)

    It is great to see you here where you deserve. Thank you sir for your interesting poem. (Report) Reply

  • Dr Dillip K Swain (4/12/2018 3:26:00 AM)

    Such a beautiful poem! Many congratulations for this wonderful poem being chosen as POD! (Report) Reply

  • Nosheen Irfan (4/12/2018 2:42:00 AM)

    A pretty picture of conjugal life painted with a humorous touch. Very lovely to read. Great pick of the day. Congrats sir Akhtar. (Report) Reply

  • Edward Kofi Louis (4/12/2018 1:59:00 AM)

    In the valley of bee hive! ! Muse! Fuse! ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, November 20, 2015

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