I was thinking of the sky; Where does it end? I was thinking of the sea; how vast it is?
One day I was all alone sitting in my garden
I was thinking of the sky; Where does it end?
I was thinking of the sea; how vast it is?
I was thinking of the land; how expansive it is.
Many such thoughts came in my mind
But I did nothing;
Lot of I was supposed to do
But I did nothing.
Suddenly somebody called in my ear,
“See the pleasure of being with nature”,
I was astonished. There was no one.
Was that the breeze or the cloud.
I wondered but I thought how good it
will be to be with the nature: always.
Suddenly somebody called me
and I was back in my world
But now I think
why we do not try to experience
the true love of nature and explore
the correct way to live life.
This poem was first published in Meghdutam.com (between 1999 to 2002).
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