Poor Iron Will

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In this , Elsy takes an example of a little speck of that could not escape the attraction of a . Here’s an evocative love , in .

The little speck of iron,
which always dwelt serene,
was gliding real
in its own safe orbit.

Then came the Big Magnet
with a bang, causing pang,
scooping up the li’l speck
in one quick step.

How can the iron will
of a teeny iron piece
combat the might
of a magnet?

©Elsy Satheesan

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Elsy Satheesan

Elsy Satheesan

Elsy Satheesan is a retired Professor of English. She had been teaching in colleges under the Govt. of Kerala, India. Currently, she resides in Virginia, USA. ‘Random Musings’ is her first volume of poems. ‘ Snow’, is the forthcoming one. Her poems have been published in national and international anthologies. Short stories in Malayalam have been published in weekly and fortnightly, in Kerala. Humanity is her religion, and poetry, her passion.
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