With the City

December 11, 2010 at 7:37 pm (Dominic Alapat, Poetry)

 

sinking in the water

with joy squeezed dry

parched you wake

to the sullen day.

Grey, grey Bombay

vapour of gloom

newspapers,

mother of pain

drowning in the

morning rain.

– Dominic Alapat

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