Blend of Sorrow
A four fourth beat of melody in a song
covers the misery and cries for so long
from North to South, and East to West
drains deadly water into ocean to rest.
Scores of humanity share the agony
losses grow in magnitude and density
in the wake of strain are casts of blame
unfair to a target in this nature's game.
Sixty one out of seventy six provinces
suffice to declare a nation in total crisis
amid calamity there's still an advantage
food and shelter aren't concern of shortage.
Flood gates gradually opened to release
tons of water with efforts to suppress
adverse effects it may bring to metropolis
would stop business operations and services.
While flood waters continue to threaten
generous deeds and help keep pouring in
kindred spirits and benevolence surmount
in selfless unity addressed to victims' account.
His majesty, with kindness pronounced
let flood water enter the palace ground
provide the kingdom an equal protection
for everyone deserves care and salvation.
Thailand: October 22, 2011
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