Defiant!

Sutter Mandi
Pre-partition structure Sutter Mandi – Lahore, Pakistan

Stood defiant in the face of history
Each brick cemented with a memory
Whispers once shared in one tongue
Which anthem shall now be sung?

***

Thanks to Liaqat Ali Vance for this photo and to @LahoreMore for sharing it on Twitter and providing inspiration for my poem.

20 thoughts on “Defiant!

  1. Dear Sonya,

    This is a wonderful photo and a powerful poem.

    All the many tongues think they’re number one.

    All good wishes,

    robert

    Like

I would love to have your thoughts

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s