nimal dunuhinga

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

I Am Not A Soldier - Poem by nimal dunuhinga

'Hey! I take my hands up
And please don't shoot me
This is my grand son's toy gun.'
'Then why did you come to the battlefield? ' Soldier inquired.
'I am jogging as per my diabetes doctor's advise.'
'You should go to a playground.'
'Certainly this is a playground not a battlefield brother,
Both parties are friends and why hold the guns?
While enemies groan in their castles comfortably.'

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  • (2/5/2010 9:02:00 AM)

    An interesting plea for peace. Original
    thinking as always.

    Warm regards,

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, February 3, 2010

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