Hindi Poem: A Desire in the Bangles

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Poetry Transaltions published the following Hindi poem titled 'A Desire in the Bangles' by Gagan Gill. A literal translation of this poem was made by Lucy Rosenstein and the final translated version of the poem is by Jane Duran. by Gagan GillA desire is in the girl’s bangles:first they will break on his bedthen on the threshold of his house.But why on the threshold?Because in the girl there is a womanmourning — who is not yeta widowbut a widow to be.The girl’s fear throbs in her veinsas far...Read Full Story