A Common Tragedy

Poem By Asif Andalib

When a fire breaks out
In a garments factory
Some workers escape
Others are trampled to death
Now a common tragedy

Comments about A Common Tragedy

Good insight yes the rich can close their eyes to the small tragedies of the poor As some one once famously said todays news is tomorrows rubbish: 0)
Yes, it is very tragic and it happens again and again many places in our world. May the security of the laborers be seriously looked at by the companies. Thanks for raising this issue.
Ya, you are right. Nice picturesque
A real picture in the poem.well written.

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