A Prayer Today

Poem By Mahfooz Ali

The dark-green sky,
it swirls above.
Dry mouthed and weak,
sinks in.
The pitch black dirt consumes body.
Tears are warm,

tears are warm......
Crushed soil sifts through fingers.
A prayer today; "Tomorrow, I will pray."

Comments about A Prayer Today

A prayer continual... second to second for peace...It is everyone's duty...good poem
pray for me too do you ever pray for your friends? -10 anjali
a very well done poem..don't postpond your prayers for tomorrow..tomorrow may be will not come


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