nimal dunuhinga

Rookie - 151 Points (19, April,1951 / kalubovila East, Sri Lanka)

Two Men Were Freed From Their Burdens - Poem by nimal dunuhinga

I found the rust
clotted tears in an old padlock.
A man was in the cell
for his life imprisonment.
Jailor opened the padlock
let the prisoner to be free.
And I saw his teary eyes
want to speak something.
Out of his sobs
I caught few words.
His wife has eloped
With his Jailor friend.

Comments about Two Men Were Freed From Their Burdens by nimal dunuhinga

  • Joe Breunig (6/23/2006 10:29:00 PM)

    An interesting piece; makes me wonder - were you one of the two men? (Report) Reply

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  • (4/19/2006 4:12:00 PM)

    An intriguing poem deep thought here, well done Nimal, Love duncan (Report) Reply

  • (4/19/2006 4:02:00 PM)

    That's a jailer for you, they keep you locked up, then they run off with your woman. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 19, 2006

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