kafil uddin raihan.

A Prostitute....

She is a mother,
She has loves,
She has dreams,
She is creative,
She is beautiful,
But above all to us,
She is a prostitute.

You hate her,
You scold her,
You leave her,
In the dark world,
You say her worse life,
To your all now,
She is a prostitute.

Can you answer me,
Why such identity of her?
Why she is so hated?
Who made her so?
The god or you?
Isn't it your nasty lust?
Isn't it your ugly greed?
Isn't it You man,
Who left her helpless?
Isn't it you man,
Who thrown her in darkness?
Isn't it you man,
Who pulled her to hell?
Isn't it you man,
For whom she is a prostitute?

Hey god, I confess,
On behalf of these cowards,
I confess my sin to make her so.
Judge yourself man,
Who suits in that burning hell?
Isn't that me, you, us, the lusty man?
Or that lady, who was born innocent?
But now to all of these society,
She is a prostitute.....

Poem Submitted: Sunday, August 2, 2009

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  • radhakanta barik (7/13/2020 6:41:00 PM)

    it is a beautiful poem on prostitute

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  • Shilesha Johnson (8/20/2009 5:17:00 PM)

    sad but true... i give it a 10

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  • Travis Johnson (8/14/2009 3:15:00 AM)

    yo good stuff. i know cause i see this all the time. sad but true

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  • Beauty Philosophy (8/12/2009 2:42:00 AM)

    A very touching poem and theme. You are opening males' eyes to face reality and admit their responsibility and their lust and greed in makiing her so. Good interest in the excavation of the human nature, the some purpose as mine. A good criticism too for the cruel and irrational societies of the whole world's view of the innocent that she is.

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  • Beauty Philosophy (8/12/2009 2:42:00 AM)

    A very touching poem and theme. You are opening males' eyes to face reality and admit their responsibility and their lust and greed in makiing her so. Good interest in the excavation of the human nature, the some purpose as mine. A good criticism too for the cruel and irrational societies of the whole world's view of the innocent that she is.

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  • Tyrone Wingfield (8/11/2009 6:49:00 PM)

    the ulgy truth of the matter is that the same people who look down on her the most are her biggest customers, it is an evil, corupt, and hypocritical world we live in.. This is an amazing poem with deep emotion

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  • Angela Michel (8/10/2009 6:42:00 PM)

    Your poem certainly touches on the deep dark truth of the life of a prostitute. (And I like the repetition, gives extra emphasis)

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  • Whisperkwane Lamb (8/10/2009 12:14:00 PM)

    Repeat is good...remember a street walker a gift from our creator...she is a woman...who can give life...her life was turn away by some misfortune...
    Maybe that is a eye opener...not an eye sore...we who are more fortunate...must see the good in all that we meet...you have stated that..I hear you.

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  • Kafil Uddin Raihan (8/9/2009 1:22:00 PM)

    There are complains of repeat of lines in this poem, But I Believe, It is for the demand of the poem, to make out the point easier to all that the poem states......Thanks all well wishers and friends for their comments.

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  • Ravi ARavi A (8/9/2009 1:09:00 PM)

    Repetitive lines. Take care of them. I am coming across with the same theme now and again. We blame men for their lust. Poor circumstances of a family also drives a woman into prostitution. A woman too may have her lust. This also can drive her into prostitution. There are so many factors. It is only the reasons that we always point out and not the solution. This has practically no solution because many factors contirubte to prostituion. What we need is a moral code but nobody is really interested to follow it. We have our own doubts about Dharma and Adharma and wish to define it according to our likes and dislikes and not from the angle of values and virtues. We should have a prayful attitude towards those poor prostitutes. The entire society should have this prayer. That prayer will compel the individuals to look upon the women folk as their sisters and mothers. Our women folk too has a responsibility. Our mothers are to be careful about their daughters - they are to be aware of the seductive appearance arising out of the kind of dresses, make ups etc. What about the so called TV Reality Shows? Only the women folk can literally transform the mind of men by feeling them as their brothers and fathers. In the dictionary of our young girls and boys, there seems to be no other word than 'love'. Even friendship is not a substitute for a brotherly or a sisterly feeling. All of us have a role to play in this.

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  • Mehta Hasmukh AmathalalMehta Hasmukh Amathalal (8/8/2009 6:41:00 PM)

    Judge yourself man,
    Who suits in that burning hell?
    Isn't that me, you, us, the lusty man?
    Or that lady, who was born innocent?
    But now to all of these society,
    She is a prostitute.....
    reason out who has forced her to that profession? ? are we no t resposible for it... beatiful poem....10

    read mine hair n hustle....o, mother.....

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  • Mark NwagwuMark Nwagwu (8/7/2009 11:59:00 AM)

    well said, well written; WE are the prostitutes; she offers what we want, and we pay. I pray for her, though! As for us......

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  • Shefali Saini (8/5/2009 7:23:00 AM)

    you hit the reality real hard sometimes........excellent

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  • Nizamettin Esen Haymanali (8/4/2009 4:28:00 PM)

    A humankind question. A touching poem very well penned.10.

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  • Obinna Eruchie (8/4/2009 12:16:00 PM)

    A vivid heartfelt piece.

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  • Ejaz Khan (8/4/2009 9:07:00 AM)

    You're right Kafil, it's not the fault of poor women, often it's we men who drag them in this degrading buisness, I like your approach, I don't believe in voting but you get a ten from me, keep it up!

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  • Surya . (8/3/2009 8:14:00 PM)

    rightly said. it is men who drag them in to this bloody buisness. further for whom do they suffer like this? we should salute them.
    voted10
    surya

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  • Mubeen SadhikaMubeen Sadhika (8/3/2009 9:36:00 AM)

    A true narration about the oldest prostitution. Deserves 10.......

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  • Carol Gall (8/3/2009 5:26:00 AM)

    a real view of something true good write

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  • Tamara Hanaring A Thought Mate (8/2/2009 12:29:00 PM)

    a very heartfelt poem..so deeply said..

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