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The Calm

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In the morning I saw three great ships
Almost motionless
Becalmed on an infinite horizon.

The clatter of waves up the beach,
The grating rush of wet pebbles,
The loud monotonous song of the surf,
All these have soothed me

And have given
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Rajendran Muthiah 22 July 2015

The sea is calm in the morning, flashes waves in the afternoon, and a mute blue clutches at his heart. There is a mystical hush in the night. Again the poet goes back to the morning. The structure, simplicity of diction and the calm atmosphere in which the environs of the sea is probed are wonderful.

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