Sayeed Abubakar

Gold Star - 16,889 Points (21 September 1972 / Jessore / Bangladesh)

Sakira Has Bought An Island - Poem by Sayeed Abubakar

Where lies the happiness of man-
I can
not understand.
Sakira* has bought an island;
Has it made her
happier?

Isn't she more valuable than that?
Her hat,
her song, her melody
and her body?



* the great singer

Topic(s) of this poem: satire of social classes


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Poem Edited: Tuesday, November 10, 2015


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