Rajeev Deshpande


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The Morning!

The competitive rhythmic snoaring of heavy sleepers
finally subsides and dawns the daily day, yawning.
The multicolored toothbrushes
after sweeping their respective oral cavities
(selfishness is virtue here!)
dutifully reoccupy their alloted holes.
Like the dead mice picked by tails,
the milk packets are pinched by two hasty hands
and thud in the basket.
Underneath, fancies the mew mew mew
for any remotely chanced spill.
In the well aimed gallery flutters in the newsy bunch
spilling the stale news
that had already stuffed yesterday's brains. ...

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The Morning!

The competitive rhythmic snoaring of heavy sleepers
finally subsides and dawns the daily day, yawning.
The multicolored toothbrushes
after sweeping their respective oral cavities
(selfishness is virtue here!)
dutifully reoccupy their alloted holes.
Like the dead mice picked by tails,
the milk packets are pinched by two hasty hands
and thud in the basket.

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