February 2, 2012

I want to Fly

I want to fly
like a bird in the sky
I want to cry
till I am dry
without shame or shy

I want to run
till I drain
the last drop in my vein

I want to jump
in still waters deep

I want to rise
like a phoenix from its ashes

I want to live
till my last breath
that I shall leave...

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  1. Yes, Latha, I want to fly like you in this poem...Yes, I too want to live till my last breath that I shall leave..
    Thank you my dear friend, for this beautiful poem! I am truly blessed today.

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    1. You are welcome dear..this came out when I felt suffocated with my life and its tireless responsibilities...

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  2. Ah, that was super! Outstanding words and feelings!

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    1. Thank you so much Rachna...I am humbled..:)

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  3. wonderfully written..very powerful!!

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    1. Thank you so much Uma..I never knew my scribbles would be praised so much. You all made my day. :)

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    1. Thank you :) Sometimes, the lines written out of a lot of pain come out so beautifully, don't they? :)

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