C. P. Sharma

Gold Star - 14,847 Points (July 12,1941 / Bissau, Rajasthan)

Time Or I - Poem by C. P. Sharma

Am I the victim of Time?
Or the body with time entwined!
Why at times I find all gloom?
Sometimes like a rose I bloom!

Is Time boyhood, youth and age?
Set for variant worldly stage!
Or I shuffle up Time in phase?
In the process muffle up cage!

Is Time my mind?
Or my mind Time's game!
Or with fame and shame
Goes on time game?

Is time liquid?
Like money takes shape!
It in a moment
A king a pauper makes!

While I win the game,
Crowd full throated cheers!
While I lose the game,
The same crowd jeers!

For all these questions
Life plays Puck,
On each other
We pass on the buck.

Poet's Notes about The Poem

*Inspired by Tony Avila Sampson beautiful poem ‘Time' on Poemhunter.com

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  • Romeo Della Valle (4/15/2012 11:12:00 AM)

    Wow! Deep and well crafted like the rest of your poems! Beauty and Talent is clearly shown in this touching poem! It is a great pleasure to read any of your poems since everyone of them is inspiring! 10+++ Thank you for sharing and inspiring the World! Keep it up! I just posted a poem titled: My Garden and I hope you find it inspiring too! God Bless You! Love and Peace for always! Romeo from New York City!

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, April 15, 2012

Poem Edited: Tuesday, October 16, 2012

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