Ode to Beauty

Either in the victor’s silken tent,
Caressed by his blood-stained hand,
Or by pudgy gold-ringed fingers,
In the back of a limo grand;

Etched in the colors of my ragged brush,
With the pearls of my words you shine’
Proud, exalted by my forlorn hope,
My muse, my soul, my all, but mine!

I have always been a great believer. I've flitted from one belief to another, from religion to atheism and from one philosophy to another, until I finally settled on J. Krishnamurti whose philosophy is that there is no philosophy. So now I firmly believe that there is nothing to believe. Now such a belief would, I believe, have been considered dangerous to society if the authorities had believed me to be of any consequence. No man of consequence they believe would waste his time on the pursuit of blogging!

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24 comments on “Ode to Beauty
  1. Hemant Sachdeva says:

    Lovely.!. Very powerful.

  2. Diya Sen says:

    Poignant…you should do more of this, more often.

  3. She is beautiful in your imagination🙂
    Loved the lines ” etched in the colors of my ….with the pearls…
    My muse ,my soul…but mine”
    Beautiful!

  4. Hey! Long time no see! But of course, most of it was my fault for not being a regular in the blog world.

  5. Dee says:

    beautiful lines penned down by you!!! Loved it!

  6. kaushik says:

    Beautiful! Read the last four lines so many times that I almost memorized them.

  7. tanu says:

    oh! that struck the heart straight
    being a lady i appreciate it even more.

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