Speak Softly For They Are Listening
The butterflies have fled.
Sparrows have flown away;
Never to return.
Living within the circle of smoke and fumes
That hovers above.
Fighting over pieces of the earth,
As if driven by the devil.
We beasts; The Humans,
Born from her;
Dependent on her,
Yet, we dishonour her creations.
Fully aware of our misdeeds;
Like pirates possessed by the evil;
Drilling into the heart of the oceans;
Burning the forests to create concrete jungles;
Each hill, each valley;
Wars; ruins and rubble; depressing debris,
And ashes about everywhere. We pillaged.
When raping, killing, looting,
And pillaging is a punishable offence…
Why then is pillaging of nature justified…?
I speak softly for They, are listening.
The assassins will be cornered,
The nemesis defeated;
And the day of inevitable retribution will come.
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©Ranjeeta Nath Ghai, Atrangi Zindagi Ka Safar, 2016.
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