Rajesh Thankappan Poems
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Are we no more than mere puppets
Remote controlled by the secret strings of fate?
Or are we just a passing eyewitness
Watching a puppetry show being staged?
Life seems dependent on planets and stars
That has already cast our lot,
Destiny seems to set a bar
A hurdle unbridgeable by the best of efforts.
But have we not seen people
Navigate cheerfully unhindered by fate?
Surdas and Milton wrote to create ripples
Though their worldly visions had barricaded gates.
So, if ‘fate' is our master who rules and governs
On efforts invested can't we a...
For Your Repudiation
You led me through those arid paths
Into the Elysian realms of love
Your hands in mine; you lent,
So how can you claim you are innocent?
Heavenly muse of love I heard
Breeze through your ruby lips;
I listened and first held them untrue!
So, why now say you are innocent?