Tuesday, 8 April 2014

Silences Resounding

Words are the only weapon I have.
Silence is the only shield you've got.

Not once did you stop me.
From accusations I threw at you.
Could it be that it was true?
Or was it your mere resignation?
It remains to be a mystery.
That I shall know not.
Your absence has made it clear.

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Your words slice through my heart
I remain silent..scared.

My speech would've betrayed me.
Told you my heart's true desires.
The truth shall remain a mystery to you
You deserve a content life.
Not one of mourning and sorrows
Only a few breaths shall I take
Silent I will be for eternity.

18 comments:

  1. This is so bewitchingly sad and yet so powerful in implication! I like the fact that you have left the identity a mystery. It can apply to so many things :)


    ~Shailaja
    A to Z Challenge, 2014/ UBC, April 2014

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  2. Ah! The two sides of the same coin. If only they could see each other and understand!

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  3. though we are sad, what we wont do for the person we love!! brilliant post :)

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  4. There is a lingering melancholy in this.. :(

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  5. this poem sounded much like a death wish to me :( .. i don't know if it's me thinking that way or you wrote it like that .. brilliant stuff though .. :)

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    1. I don't really know myself. I didnt really think about it as I wrote this one. Thanks Ankur!

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  6. "Only a few breaths shall I take
    Silent I will be for eternity" - these lines will resonate against my mind for the next few hours now.brilliant.

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  7. This actually happens when you're in a serious relationship. I really appreciate your skill to express reality in your poems.

    and hey, I have nominated your blog for the Sunshine Blog Award. http://namratakumari.blogspot.in/2014/04/my-sunshine-blog-award.html
    I hope you would accept the award. :)

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    1. I hope to god that not everyone thinks in this manner. Thanks :)

      Anddd *hugsss* thank you so much! You made my day shinier :D

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