Tapas Bandyopadhyaya

Tapas Bandyopadhyaya

If You Go Away

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If you go away
take my sense of smell
or take the scent of the first rains after summer
that I may never remember
the fragrance of your skin.

If you go away
take my sense of hearing
or take the sound of sparrows
lifting the dawn
to another joyous day of expectation
of seeing you.

If you go away
take my sight
or taken November sunlight
lazing on my home street walls.
I’ll need no more winters
in Calcutta.

If you go away
give me extinction.
Sunday, September 10, 2006
Nimal Dunuhinga 14 September 2006
Excellent! a valuable gift for a wayfarer!
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Preeti - is here! 10 September 2006
Brilliant, you've set the words of passion free on paper. you might want to read my poem 'Deaf, blind and dumb'..it also talks about sight of the lover, voice of the lover and the like. btw Welcome to PH! Preets
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Tailor Bell 10 September 2006
really great style with heartfelt message. fine read. -Tailor B.
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Anirbit Mukherjee 10 September 2006
Reflects deeply passionate emotions. Must have arose out of personal experiences.
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