poet Shamsur Rahman

Shamsur Rahman

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  • Mahtab Bangalee Mahtab Bangalee (2/9/2019 9:42:00 PM)

    the greatest CROWN name of BENGALI POETRY.
    The greatest name of TRUE POETIC FREE VERSE

    The Worshiping IDOL of my writings STYLE

    LOVE HIM and HIS POETIC STYLE very much

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  • Sanjib chatterjee (6/30/2018 8:58:00 PM)

    BC354Saltlake city kolkata700064 splendid efforts

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Best Poem of Shamsur Rahman

Roar, O Freedom

What shall I do with the spring
when I hear only the cuckoo moaning
and cannot see gorgeous flowers blossom?
What shall I do with the garden
Where no birds ever pays a visit?
Oh, how rough and stony is this earth!
Skeletons of trees stand, row after row,
like so many desolate ghosts.

What shall I do with the love
that places on my head a crown of thorns
and hands out to me the cup of hamlock?
What purpose the road serve
On which no one treads,
Where vendors of coloured ice-cream
Or waves of city-inundating processions
are never seen?

I ...

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