Page: Profile: Poetry
||Total Views: 13,527,831
VxPoem ID: 19334
Posted: January 19th. 2006 4:38:38 AM
Eight Thousand or Sixteen?
by the doc
Age Group: Adult
To whomsoever it may concern
the following amount might be re-embursed...
excluding the house rent allowance, the basic salary..
the conveyance and magazine fund
gross in green crispy cash, or a cheque
the final diagnosis is a book by Arthur Hailey
the final countdown a very plaigarized song in
the final net per capita domestic product
One paisa, penny, cent, yen, rouble, dirham....what?
that there is nothing more to life than...
old-age, disease, sorrowful relationships and death...
all hospitals and hotels are running house-full
like famous movies
advance booking has queues more than found in
hence, the public taste as a barometer for
flimsily clad, bikini clad women gaping and oggling
is preferred to learning, as compared to stories of
devout kings, gods, goddesses, their followers etc.
so, why waste time, especially when one sees
all around us...
death, disease, disability, disaster, handicappedness
crutch manufacturers and prosthetic device owners
are having a field day
they might even move to better surroundings
say a house or a villa by the Hudson or the Narmada
a Skoda or a second hand ambassador, a Mitsubishi...
one, one in all, all in one
cash is cash
required naturally for hash, unless you own an illegal
farm of marijuana, cocoa plantations, lysergic acid labs etc.
cops are given weekly pay-offs
besides bonuses on religious festivals
addicts are happy
they steal, rob, loot, murder, plunder, ransack
some women even turn to prostitution
for a joint, a fix, a high
hence, the question of thousands arises only for those
who do not name their pet dogs as '44 laksh'
in other words 4.4 million dollars
since weddings are worth $2000 trillion
where each guest is given rare, costly wines of $4.4million
why should they be bothered or even spend their time
in worry, instead of celebration
lovin you, as usual, darlin'.....
Author's Location: Baroda, India
More Poems: the doc has posted 147 additional poems- View them?
Contact Me Via Email...
Email Invites Note: Yes! I have opted to receive invites to Pagan events, groups, and commercial sales
Disclaimer: The Witches' Voice inc does not verify the accuracy of the details stated in this listing, nor do we vouch for the value of the goods or services presented here... As with all contacts and financial dealings in cyberspace, we encourage you to use caution and wisdom in your dealings with strangers.
Political Statements: Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren's Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches' Voice, Inc. TWV is a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization.
State/Country flags created by 3dflags.com and are used with permission
Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2017 The Witches' Voice Inc. All rights reserved
Note: Authors & Artists retain the copyright for their work(s) on this website.
Unauthorized reproduction without prior permission is a violation of copyright laws.
Website structure, evolution and php coding by Fritz Jung on a Macintosh G5.
Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren’s Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches’ Voice, Inc. TWV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization.
Sponsorship: Visit the Witches' Voice Sponsor Page for info on how you
can help support this Community Resource. Donations ARE Tax Deductible.
The Witches' Voice carries a 501(c)(3) certificate and a Federal Tax ID.
Mail Us: The Witches' Voice Inc., P.O. Box 341018, Tampa, Florida 33694-1018 U.S.A.