Akhtar Jawad

Gold Star - 144,574 Points (8-2-1945 / Gorakhpur)

Winston Churchill - Poem by Akhtar Jawad

Thanks God! It was Sir Winston Churchill.
He could write to Field Martial Wavell,
being defeated by Axis Forces,
now there is no use of you,
better go India and smoke Hookah.
Great politicians, great generals!
Wavell bowed his head before an elected leader.
If I would be in place of Churchill,
attitude of Wavell might have been different,
he might have charged me of raping a camel,
in Qattara Depression,
and I had to pass so many years,
in political asylum,
with Stalin in Stalingrad!

Topic(s) of this poem: power

Comments about Winston Churchill by Akhtar Jawad

  • Chinedu Dike (5/17/2016 9:18:00 PM)

    Good depiction of great power wielded by two of the most prominient leaders of 20th century, nicely encapsulated with insight. Beautiful historical relevant poem. Thanks for sharing Akhtar. Please read my poem POETIC MASTERPIECE. (Report) Reply

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  • Kumarmani Mahakul (9/13/2015 2:04:00 PM)

    Oh! What a great write it is. So nicely and wisely depicted. Thanks for sharing. .....10 (Report) Reply

  • (9/13/2015 8:02:00 AM)

    A meaningful write..................................10 (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, September 13, 2015

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