nimal dunuhinga

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

I Bought It For A Dollar - Poem by nimal dunuhinga

One of the Dollar tree stores stands at the Lincoln avenue in Anaheim
I peeped in and I found an old dollar coin accidentally stuck in a corner of my shy wallet.
I couldn't believe and it's a dollar
The book 'Ronnie'; Ronnie.Wood of Rolling Stones
Who's autobiographical novel.
He drifted on a river from a family of water gypsies.
A fine musician and a radical painter too.
Going through the few pages of his book
I found his creativity.
He quoted an African proverb from a Charles.Dicken's novel
'The Sun does not forget a Village just because it's small.'
I too feel like a gypsy and I watched my soul's compass.
Where I am now far from my motherland?
I request my friends to bury my body here and send the soul to my tiny tear dropp Island one day.

[I can't say what the future holds for me, But I can tell you I am not finished yet.] -Ronnie.Wood-

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  • (12/7/2009 4:38:00 AM)


    I believe your soul is already there. Lovely write...
    And I agree, you are not finished yet.

    Always your friend in poetry,

    Sandra
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, December 6, 2009

Poem Edited: Monday, December 7, 2009


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