Anoop Lokkur

Rookie - 3 Points (22/01/1985 / Bangalore)

Dying With A Smile - Poem by Anoop Lokkur

As the razor edged blade slit his arm
As the blood trcikled down
He knew this was his last night
His last fight,
His last sight
Of this brutal world

On the floor,
With his arms stretched out
Under a puddle of blood
He lay dying with a smile.

His pain inside forever will be gone
And he will be on his way home.
For life to him was a hell
And death, he thought will take him to heaven.

Comments about Dying With A Smile by Anoop Lokkur

  • Kesav Easwaran (5/29/2008 8:28:00 PM)

    to slit mind and bleed one's pain out, this way...good piece here, anoop...i give you an encouraging ten (Report)Reply

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  • (10/11/2006 8:54:00 AM)

    'And death, he 'thought' will take him to heaven.'...i liked this line...a kinda uncertainty..


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, October 11, 2006

Poem Edited: Friday, October 15, 2010

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