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Since I’ve Been In Jail

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Since I've been in jail
the world has turned around the sun ten times
And if you ask the earth, it will say:
'It's not worth mentioning,
a microscopic time.'
And if you ask me, I will say:
'It's ten years of my life.'
I had a pencil
the year I came to jail.
It wore out in a week from writing.
And if you ask the pencil, it will say:
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Dr Antony Theodore 18 April 2020
poet Nazim Hikmet#77 on top 500 poetsNazim Hikmet Poet PagePoemsCommentsStatsE-BooksBiographyShare on FacebookShare on Twitter Poems by Nazim Hikmet: 26 / 38« prev. poemnext poem » Since I’ve Been In Jail - Poem by Nazim Hikmet Autoplay next video Since I've been in jail the world has turned around the sun ten times And if you ask the earth, it will say: 'It's not worth mentioning, a microscopic time.' jail life and the special feeling, the passing of time. tony
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Dr Antony Theodore 18 April 2019
I had a pencil the year I came to jail. It wore out in a week from writing. And if you ask the pencil, it will say: 'A whole life.' great poem.. tony
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Rashedul islam 11 February 2012
MY WORDS ARE NOT STRONG ENOUGH TO EXPRESS THE FEELINGS ABOUT THIS POEM! !
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Rashedul islam 11 February 2012
my words are not strong enough to express my feelings about this poem! !
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