Saturday, 18 August 2012

Mumbai's Lifeline

The twelve coached serpent slithers on the rail
Pausing, spewing, swallowing, speeding
Overloaded, overburdened
But undeterred and undaunted
It goes on with its task.
Mission impossible, made possible.










32 comments:

  1. great jess.... play of words and just perfect!!!

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  2. Its been a long time since I boarded the mumbai metro. I used to have a daily pass during those college days. It is indeed the lifeline of Mumbai. Nicely written.
    Sabyasachi

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  3. That's so true! Very well penned!
    - Mumbai local train blogger

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  4. Lovely--there is a lesson for us even in a rail.

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  5. The lifeline of Mumbai well depicted!

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  6. marvellous...beautifully crafted.

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  7. So true! Mission impossible made possible!

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  8. Really nice description of one of Mumbai's assets. A way of life in fact.

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