Prathibha Nandakumar

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Forbidden 10 - Poem by Prathibha Nandakumar

I shop for him

And gift him the stars
the moon and the constellation

He complains
I spend too much
on inessentials

Hakim Sanai once said
When you arrive at the sea
You do not talk of streams.


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Poem Submitted: Saturday, October 15, 2005



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