Fathimath Farha

Rookie (10th February 1992 / India)

Of Vanity It Seeks - Poem by Fathimath Farha

A wandering soul, lost in the
Of loneliness.
He searches, longing for something,
Alien to him.
A nomad from desperation, he
Along as sands of time fled from his path.

He sits, ah, there he sits,
His head weighed down by tons,
Of anguish and miseries untold.
He wants to reach out for help,
But his hands falter, thinking
Too godly for mortal inanity.

Alas! Upon himself he brought,
Innumerable woes, unforgiving regrets,
And crashing waves of self-hate.
What may become of him?
No one knows, no one could care.

And there they left him,
There he sat by his lonely self,
A wandering soul, lost in the
Of loneliness….

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, May 29, 2011

Poem Edited: Monday, May 30, 2011

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