ramesh rai

Gold Star - 25,940 Points (13.12.1955 / howrah)

Childhood - 3 - Poem by ramesh rai

Give me back the moment
while nothing was impossible to me
give me back the moment
while i was kissed by all guys

Give me back the moment
when Mom lull to make me asleep
i cannot forget the moment
when i stole spoons of sugar from kitchen
i can not forgo the moment
flying kite to touch the sky

Can I forget when I gazed at the stars
at their twinkling light
when i gazed at the moon
thinking to be a silver dish on the sky
while i was thinking
a deep valley at the end of earth

Give me back my childhood
when i was thinking to fly
like a butterfly.
When i was trying to understand
the language of birds and crow
i weep over the crow
when snatched biscuits from my hand

My childhood was a splendid moment
when the lap of my mother
was more than any heavenly bed
My childhood was the out give of my life

Comments about Childhood - 3 by ramesh rai

  • Swetha Vanakayalapati (6/4/2012 5:49:00 AM)

    oh Fate! , give back everything that is remarkable than childhood..! c'ld u?
    No reply.......
    it can't......so we can never stop memorizing.......
    this toned out the immersing......
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  • (5/26/2012 7:09:00 AM)

    Great poem! Childhood relived is even more beautiful when extolled with marvelous superb poetry such as only you can create.Thanks (Report) Reply

  • Anita Sehgal (5/25/2012 4:53:00 AM)

    Thanks. On childhood - childhood relived! brought back memories. (Report) Reply

  • Shahzia Batool (5/24/2012 1:32:00 AM)

    A poem...sharing common n familiar experiences of everyone's life...esp.i weep over the crow
    when snatched biscuits from my hand....
    i wonder why dint you mention the taste of tooth-paste...! ! !
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  • Neela Nath Das (5/23/2012 10:55:00 PM)

    Back to childhood is the cherished dream of most of us.Nice! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, May 23, 2012

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