CHOUDHURI SUKUMAR

Rookie - 85 Points (14th January 1962 / Balarampur Village in the District of Purulia in West Bengal.)

Elegy - Poem by CHOUDHURI SUKUMAR

Keep silence, shut your eyes
if you can, ask God
to put off lights for a while.

Its a tragic scene
a heartrending sequence indeed
novel, pure and beautiful,
a wise man
shedding tears
in nightlong nihility


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, October 7, 2004



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