The Earth

Unfold like an epic

of agony and achievements,

the earth is where we stand

when we descend.

No place for dirty delight

nor of perpetual pain,

the earth is where we learn

dignity out of despair.

                                                   ~Bipin Patsani

                                                                      Khurda, Orissa, India

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