nimal dunuhinga

Rookie - 151 Points (19, April,1951 / kalubovila East, Sri Lanka)

Payroll And The Obedient Servant's Redress - Poem by nimal dunuhinga


His name was not in the paymaster's list and the whole wage has deducted for his food & lodging.
Where he goes to compensate?
He sleeps under the huge thorny money tree
But the bitter fruits are not ripen yet.
Though he waits for the coming season
Yet he has to re-validate his torn season-ticket.

Comments about Payroll And The Obedient Servant's Redress by nimal dunuhinga

  • (3/19/2008 11:15:00 PM)

    Frustration and impatience underpin this plea for equal distribution of wealth in the world. Strong words penned with style. love, Allie ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ (Report) Reply

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  • (3/13/2008 4:24:00 PM)

    The shadow of hard times to come falls across the lines of this sad poem. The old saying, 'What cannot be cured, must be endured' comes to mind for some reason.
    Write on, my friend.

    Warm regards,

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, March 13, 2008

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