Forever Young

//Forever Young

Forever Young

Her face is dark and gloomy;
Her eyes, a little dull.
The smile’s not where it should be,
Her body’s bent double.

There’s much pain in the voice;
And so much helplessness.
One could clearly hear the anguish
Sprinkled o’er the words.

Life has dealt a beating:
One, then other, another;
The burden’s on her shoulder
And alone must she endure…

When her mourning’s over,
Then will she grow strong;
For the sake of her children,
She’ll remain forever young.

By |2018-12-10T11:14:14+00:00February 12th, 2014|Poem|5 Comments

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  1. Amrita Sabat February 12, 2014 at 6:33 am - Reply

    Beautifully written….

  2. A Homemaker's Utopia February 12, 2014 at 6:56 am - Reply

    Well framed 🙂

  3. Gaurab February 12, 2014 at 10:16 am - Reply

    Beautiful lines 🙂

  4. Preethi Venugopal February 12, 2014 at 12:53 pm - Reply

    Loved it..:)

  5. Jeena R. Papaadi February 13, 2014 at 2:37 am - Reply

    Thank you Amrita, Homemaker, Gaurab and Preethi.

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