Vikram Seth

(20 June 1952 - / Kolkata / India)

Interpretation - Poem by Vikram Seth

Somewhere within your loving look I sense,
Without the least intention to deceive,
Without suspicion, without evidence,
Somewhere within your heart the heart to leave.


Comments about Interpretation by Vikram Seth

  • (7/25/2018 7:06:00 AM)


    Nice poems (Report) Reply

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  • (1/28/2016 11:11:00 PM)


    we do have variable
    interpretations
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  • B.m. Biswas (1/28/2016 9:45:00 PM)


    a subjective feeling...but all about objects and abstract ideas and feelings of concrete hearts of concrete human beings.... a lovely and realistic understanding... (Report) Reply

  • Susan Williams (1/28/2016 3:31:00 PM)


    Oh! This was lovely even though.it presaged the leave-taking that he sensed. Really captured my attention to your excellent attributes as a poet, Vikram Seth (Report) Reply

  • Savita Tyagi (1/28/2016 8:55:00 AM)


    Beautiful. Keen observation of unspoken feelings....only felt by heart. (Report) Reply

  • (1/28/2016 6:23:00 AM)


    Short and sweet beautifully penned poem. Thanks for sharing.10 points. (Report) Reply

  • Edward Kofi Louis (1/28/2016 1:06:00 AM)


    With a life to live. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • (12/3/2015 7:37:00 AM)


    "Somewhere within your heart the heart to leave." Eloquent. (Report) Reply

  • John Hardesty (7/3/2013 10:15:00 PM)


    Deception comes in many forms, and spews all languages as well! (Report) Reply

  • Gajanan Mishra (12/18/2012 4:27:00 AM)


    Somewhere within your heart. Thanks for the poem. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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