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Too bad…or is it?

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Perhaps the lapwing stopped speaking.

Perhaps the hawks stopped fighting.

And the pigeons stopped kissing.

And the silence that ensued

was deafening.

On a still breezeless night

The trees wailed

After they had finished laughing.

An aircraft roar woke up the world.

And I laughed.

As did the trees, the cuckoos and the other birds.

Too bad Godot did not make it for the final curtains.

Too bad the play did not work that well.

 Too bad we met, the way we did.


But the show still goes on.

The planet still goes around the sun.

And life still throbs through our veins.

 And you and I are still breathing.

For how long though, I wonder.


Written by Karuna

December 3, 2005 at 3:50 pm

Posted in Idea Space

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  1. I thought GODOT never made it at all…not to the curtain, not to meet the 2 men waiting for Godot!!Thanks for commenting on the Pill.. The Pill.. I refer to as life… nice don\’t update that often do ya…maybe you shouldcheersz


    January 21, 2006 at 6:06 am

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