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Itch Of Maternity

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(for Moshref Jahan)

After talks of how she became
a mother at last, ever smiling since then
but still remembering the miscarriages
she had before, I look serious.

I look at her bodyline, a bit bulky
these days and all the more desirable. I try
to imagine whether she still feels the itch

on her surgery cuts; if she does,
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Wednesday, October 15, 2008
Topic(s) of this poem: mother and child
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Dr Antony Theodore 17 July 2016

poverty, pregnancy, motherhood, father hood, , , , , , , itching pain of the surgery cuts......... and in between the poet who thinks a lot........... thank you for this poem dear poet.

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