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India, there I have never been

The people, the culture, the history, the energy

None seen first hand

Perhaps my motives seem naive

But I might meet one person, just one

Who likes my feeble attempts at bringing words alive

A long journey that could inspire and amaze

Do I हाँ बोलो?

(ICYMI) The Lady

The Lady, she still stands

But look closely

She aches, yet she is resolute against dark forces

Her virtue remains, but evil has shaken her

Cowards and crooks have not yet triumphed

She cries when one of her children is taken from her

The cycle of life gives her at least one more generation to protect

She hopes

So do we