Monday, 23 February 2009

Of Purple Sunbird

And Hibiscus flower
Of wet sand
And fresh turf
Of gentle gravel
And water lily
Of birdhouse
And sunshine
Of heat
And coast
So clean
So pure
The gardeners
tend relentlessly
To nurture
White washed
Walls
Of silence
Of wave
Of tide
Of French colony
Of yore.
Puducherry.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

...and room Number One Three...