May 23, 2022


Old Man


Old Man

He remained till the end---
That only tree on the corner of the compound
occupied by cars and bikes; an occasional tricycle or a bicycle

giving succor, breeze
and cool shade
in summers and rains

a soothing presence,
a silent protector always

but---never noticed.

Article © Sunil Sharma. All rights reserved.
Published on 2017-07-24
Image(s) are public domain.

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