The Evil in the Eyes
You colour your eyes
So when you look at us,
You see something less than human.
But the only evil in our skins,
Is the evil in your eyes.
By Deena Padayachee
(MUSINGS OF A CHILD)
The clock strikes seven and mom comes hurriedly to wake me up,
My sound sleep disturbed, I protest crying helplessly,
Ignoring my sobs, hectic preparations follow to get me ready
(Seated in Time Machine, I shuttle between the Past Time Zone and the Present)
Wish I were born a hundred and more years ago,
Affable, humane and caring were people, sans ego.
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