Curse

 

You are rational
And do not believe
In Sisyphus’s tale,
Only a myth,
A metaphor
A metaphysical thing
You say.

I am a believer
And the long years
Taught me the truth
That only the bearer knows
The weight of the wheel
The curse, like Cain’s mark
Haunting, forever.

 

 

 

 

2 comments

  1. Sanyukta Sep, 2013 at 8:35 pm

    Thanks much Ghazala! really encouraging to be appreciated.

  2. Ghazala Ali Aug, 2013 at 8:23 pm

    Beautifully written.

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