Pradip Chattopadhyay

Silver Star - 3,338 Points (28.01.1961 / Kolkata)

A Flower Of Cactus - Poem by Pradip Chattopadhyay

You could not ask for,
And I dared not offer you,
the small inglorious flower of cactus.
Instead I brought you tulips and roses,
to fill our lives with transient happiness.
In the darkness we hid our face.
Thus passed years,
Times we shed silent tears,
For having not dared the most precious -
A small inglorious flower of cactus!

Comments about A Flower Of Cactus by Pradip Chattopadhyay

  • Cynthia Buhain-baello (8/12/2013 6:41:00 AM)

    Intriguing write and implied meanings craftily conveyed. (Report) Reply

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  • Dean Meredith (6/2/2013 7:23:00 AM)

    I like this poem very much. Thankyou Pradip. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Poem Edited: Tuesday, December 27, 2011

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