Friday, January 3, 2003

After Long Drought Comments

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After long drought, commotion in the sky;
After dead silence, thunder. Then it comes,
The rain. It slashes leaves, and doubly drums
On tin and shingle; beats and bends awry

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COMMENTS
M Asim Nehal 13 January 2016
Nice lines.. The whole world dreamed of this, and has it now. Nor was the waking easy. The dull root Is jealous of its death; the sleepy brow Smiles in its slumber; and a heart can fear The very flood it longed for, roaring near. The spirit best remembers being mute.
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Ratnakar Mandlik 13 January 2016
Amazing narration of plight during drought and sigh of relief and awe due to thunder storm and heavy rains at the end of it's lengthy spell. Thanks for sharing.
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Daniel Richmond 18 September 2014
This is amazing, did they really have droughts before global warming?
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Aftab Alam Khursheed 18 September 2014
Through Drought, poet painted the agony of life and post happiness as thunder, rain and......
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Soren Svenson 27 November 2005
i had to recite this at school...i fell in love with it...j.i.
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