You always used to wonder
what book I'd be reading at the moment.
And I always had one answer
'An interesting one'
If only I could have gathered courage
to admit your company was as interesting
as any book I held.
If only I could tell that
sitting beside you,
under the shade
of our big banyan tree,
and kissing through glances
I rejoiced my existence
Then today, you wouldn't have left to
be a big writer in the city
whom I could touch only through
the spine of his best books written.