HIMALAYA, here I come! poem


(Rhyme-Royal-style poem)

<<Story related to the poem>>

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As dust cloud settles, Kathmandu is shown,
A rustic, brownish, backward mountain town.
The pensive stupa hears dirt roads intone,
The sadhu dreams as the pyre fire dies down.
Mount Everest forever in white gown,
Smiles at the human conquest of summit,
And cries for the dead who failed to make it.

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by TausP.