Our Soldiers!

POW-MIA.jpg

They are martyred, atleast we bid our good byes.

We silently cry and atleast we know, they have moved on to some distinguished state of mind of ours. They are gone.

But now. We have no idea when about them: the POW/MIA*.They are too gone.

We have no option but to be there for them-

in case , they ever return.

And we might welcome them back,

Home…Homely……Hearth, Mother Earth,

takes them in arms.

 

To the fellows, we love a lot.

*In an moving tradition, the Indian Army keeps a table set for one, at the entrance of the dining hall of the National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla, with the chair tilted forward, hoping to welcome the homecoming of these men some day. (Prisoners of War/Missing in Action)

328793953.jpg

 

sumita.jetley@c-infiniti.in

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

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 )

Twitter picture

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

Facebook photo

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

Google+ photo

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

Connecting to %s