City


By Mangalesh Dabral 
I looked at the city,
and smiled.
Wondering, how can someone live here?
I went out to find, and
never returned. 

 Translation from original hindi poem  Shahar  by Giridhar Rathi.The original poem appeared in the collection 
Kavi Ne Kaha (2010) by the poet.
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