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Diwakar Methil Poet

HURTING YOU IS HURTING ME

If I ever blurtWords that hurtYou deeply,Thereby I inflictStabs that pierceDeep into my heart,So fatal and fierceThat blood spurtFrom the woundsThat aloud poundsIn my intense earThat you canโ€™t hearThat you canโ€™t seeBut I can perceiveAs I receiveMy brutalityMy crueltyAnd the fatalityOf your case. If you loveThe beloved,Far aboveAnything else,Donโ€™t ask howDonโ€™t ask whyYou did thisTo […]

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Diwakar Methil Poet

Tender Gaze ~

Wherever I happened to beI feel a softness caress meLike a pleasant dream. I look around, I ponderWith a surprise realizeI am being beheld by your eyesIn a tender velvet gaze Demure, downcastTo watch me, to guard meAgainst things evilAnd even against myself. The pure in spiritCourage of convictionsBorne out of pure loveCan have that […]