Jasbir Chatterjee

Gold Star - 12,870 Points (4 March 1966 / Delhi)

Different Lives - Poem by Jasbir Chatterjee

On a cool, pleasant evening,
On M.G. Road,
While a couple
hugged each other,
Another couple,
A pair of crows,
Stared into space;
Their backs turned towards each other...

Topic(s) of this poem: indifference, life, living, love and life

Form: Free Verse

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Life brings different things to different people and what we get from life depends on what we give to it.

Comments about Different Lives by Jasbir Chatterjee

  • Rajnish Manga (7/14/2018 12:43:00 PM)

    Loved this contrast in the attitude of two couples. I agree with your observations
    (ref- poet's notes) . Thanks for an analytical study.

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, July 14, 2018

Poem Edited: Saturday, July 14, 2018

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