A Man Of Dust

A Man Of Dust short poem

Uploaded by Monika Arora

Blowing winds are your home 
on the streets  you walk
The earth is where you live 
  and rest on the rock .

Iron,no doubt, is strong
   but then, iron gets rust
down to earth you stay 
  You are A Man of Dust

From the Dust you came
and to the dust you go 
why keep fear in your heart 
      why make any foe ?

God send us all on earth 
   you and me;  as human
Rich and pompous my life is 
but true Pleasure you earn.

You  are A Man of Dust 
  down to earth you stay 
so rich in your deeds
simple and sober at your ways

Death will put an end to me 
In the grave will rest my lust 
the Fame I earned will go in vain
People will know me as A Man of Dust

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