Sweet Unrest

In view of trifle smallness of my being,
How would I stand when you'll present yourself?
As the tryst-night neared, stilling my musing
It made my nights sleepless and weary the self.

I wondered here and there in sweet unrest;
How could I hold that you promissed to meet!
But the core of my heart was at its best.
I feared other's scorn, though scorned their wit!

Ah, tonight you mutely came, filled my heart
With such taintless love that's too winy to sense;
Could of it be writ even a part?
But, you made it look, as if you had fun immense!

You promised to come again, for ever, didn't you?
Come, O love, and dwell in my heart ever new.

© Mohan Vaishnav 

All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted (other than for purposes of review) in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy, recording, or any information storage and retrieval system without prior permission in writing from the copyright holder where applicable.
32294 Times Visited