nimal dunuhinga

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

Ripen But A Bitter Fruit - Poem by nimal dunuhinga

Fallen to the earth with a branch from a decayed old tree.
It must be the 'Specific Gravity' according to Issac.Newton's law,
If the earth refused to plant my seeds
And I am sure a bird never takes me away.
Oh! Then I would be no more this miserable fruit in the solitary garden of Eden where they made illicit love.

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  • (7/4/2007 6:20:00 PM)

    Nimal, life's slings and arrows are certainly taking their toll This poem combines anguish with a wry twist of humour Tis said minor keys in music are always the most loved. A fine piece of writing. love, Allie xxxx (Report) Reply

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  • (6/23/2007 2:41:00 PM)

    Sad, beautiful, vintage Nimal Dunuhinga indeed.

    Warm regards,

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 23, 2007

Poem Edited: Tuesday, March 15, 2011

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