Pradip Chattopadhyay

Silver Star - 3,338 Points (28.01.1961 / Kolkata)

Parrot In A City - Poem by Pradip Chattopadhyay

O lonely parrot
It’s such a pity
You’re perched on a wire
High above the city!
The forest was so green parrot
The forest was so neat
Why did you have to leave it
For the urban dust and heat!
O lonely parrot
It’s such a pity
You abandoned the forest
To dwell in the city!
So warm was your nest
With choicest foods galore
A wonderful hole for rest
And singing heart’s outpour!
O lonely parrot
It’s such a pity
Leaving the peace of forest
You prefer to be in the city!
The songs were so soulful there
The melodies so sweet
Your heart you could fully bare
To your throb you could tweet!
O lonely parrot
It’s such a pity
You can be caught and caged
In this heartless city!
So parrot make haste
To recover all you miss
Go back to the forest
Your own abode of peace!

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  • Aftab Alam Khursheed (3/29/2013 1:43:00 AM)

    worried you are from the human attitude........good poem chatto vote for full scale (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, March 29, 2013

Poem Edited: Friday, March 29, 2013

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