nimal dunuhinga

Rookie - 151 Points (19, April,1951 / kalubovila East, Sri Lanka)

Gecko - Poem by nimal dunuhinga

Today, I found early in the morning
A small gecko was struggling to come out from the porcelain bath tub.
I remember that I had a phobia of geckos in my childhood
As my mother always say when I skip my meals and play with ants.
'You never become a big man if you won't take meals properly'
And she points out a gecko on the wall, 'Beware! It will bite you'.
I made a mistake by pulling out its tail.
Oh! It was broken and gecko was no more.
I am so sorry my dear.
I cannot do anything,
This sorrowful incident would torment my entire life.

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  • (8/12/2006 3:30:00 PM)

    It wasn't your fault, you did not intend to do such a thing, don't worry, just learn
    Love duncan X
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, November 24, 2005

Poem Edited: Tuesday, November 3, 2009

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