Shweta Patke

Rookie (21st November,1982 / Mumbai)

Shelter - Poem by Shweta Patke

I saw you staring at me
I felt at home in your eyes
A place where I can stay till eternity

You closed your eyes it was dark in there
But first time the night was so warm
Warmth which I was longing for all life long
I was lost in your eyes like a child lost in a fairy tale
Felt like a prayer born in your starry eyed gaze

Like a dream debouched in your eyes
Confined in shadows but not less than meadows

Please let me stay in there for a while
Please let me stay in there for a while
With you as a dreamer
I don’t want to be a lost mile
I don’t want to be a lost mile

Comments about Shelter by Shweta Patke

  • (7/26/2009 4:55:00 AM)

    Your lover's eye is surely a great
    place to be sheltered in.
    Great work.
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  • (9/12/2008 1:33:00 AM)

    The longing is fantastic.Thanks for this intense poem. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, September 12, 2008

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