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A Mind at Ease

Chenuli Hettige 2006 (Colombo)



As the sun goes down
And the sky turns gray
We raise our hopes
Beyond our dismay

And the time passes
Giving us nothing; but sorrow
For people seek freedom
Not extravagance

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This poem depicts the battle between the reality and the expectations of people.

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Written on May 04, 2019

Submitted by trishi.hettige on November 28, 2021

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