Vikram Seth

(20 June 1952 - / Kolkata / India)

Night Watch - Poem by Vikram Seth

Awake for hours and staring at the ceiling
Through the unsettled stillness of the night
He grows possessed of the obsessive feeling
That dawn has come and gone and brought no light.

Comments about Night Watch by Vikram Seth

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (1/28/2016 4:55:00 AM)

    Very true when you are disturbed it happens. (Report) Reply

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  • (9/10/2013 12:20:00 PM)

    dawn has come and brought no light.... can be interpreted in many ways... lovely reading (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Poem Edited: Wednesday, March 14, 2012

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