Untitled – ‘Chitra’

The bedMade from wood of a tree, nurtured in the Vanni forestThe tree bears fruits, yellow, plump, small and sticky, very sweetHoney–filled flowers The old carpenter carved its legs and drew motifsThe sweet aroma and taste stem from the bed mixed with the scent of my child who sleeps on itI softly touch itAnd the finger tastes like manna. …

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