Vikram Seth

(20 June 1952 - / Kolkata / India)

Across - Poem by Vikram Seth

Across these miles I wish you well.
May nothing haunt your heart but sleep.
May you not sense what I don't tell.
May you not dream, or doubt, or weep.
May what my pen this peaceless day
Writes on this page not reach your view
Till its deferred print lets you say
It speaks to someone else than you.


Comments about Across by Vikram Seth

  • (6/2/2018 1:50:00 AM)

    Quite nice but what is the central idea of this poem (Report) Reply

    (7/1/2018 5:55:00 AM)

    itni akl khud lga lo madam..eng ka hhw krne ke liye akl bhi lgani pdti h

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  • Somanathan Iyer (6/29/2013 11:00:00 AM)

    A parting note with a lasting impression. (Report) Reply

  • (2/9/2013 2:57:00 PM)

    Is poem implying that the poet is going to commit suicide (or has some unsettling feeling inside) but he wishes to tell whom ever he is writing to well and not to worry? (Report) Reply

  • Ramesh Rai (4/15/2012 3:25:00 AM)

    about you and your poem. what ever i comment it will be a little. but if you please comment on my poem a little, it shall be enough
    for me
    with kind regards
    ramesh rI
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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Poem Edited: Wednesday, March 14, 2012


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