Asit Kumar Sanyal

Gold Star - 19,381 Points (04 Jan 1957 / Lalgola, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India.)

The Lady Said It - Poem by Asit Kumar Sanyal

A couple was going to Kolkata
By Rajdhani train 2nd AC
After boarding.... madam noticed
two Muslim men sitting
opposite to their seats
Tall, healthy figure, long beard
Wife whispered to husband
'I am in fear
They look like terrorists
Please go to the train manager
And change our seats immediately'.
That day the train was not tight
The TTE replaced them
in another compartment.
And asked the lady
Why you are frightening unnecessarily
They are religious Muslim.
..... the lady said
I know sir
All the Muslims are not terrorist
But all the terrorists are Muslim
I did it for my safety.

Topic(s) of this poem: life

Comments about The Lady Said It by Asit Kumar Sanyal

  • Spock The Vegan (11/28/2015 11:40:00 AM)

    Unfortunately, you can't tell who is the bad guy these days, unless he is brandishing a gun or a knife. Crazy people are popping up everwhere. Shootings are getting very common in the news. TFS (Report) Reply

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  • (11/28/2015 10:39:00 AM)

    Weaknesses of human psyche realistically pointed out. Enjoyed reading. Thanks for sharing.10 points. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, November 28, 2015

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