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VIPINS PUTHOORAN


Act well! ! !


Play your given role well in the act
As long as you're there on the stage:
Without trying to change the script,
That has been written long back
By the mighty hands of Destiny

Submitted: Monday, August 26, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, August 27, 2013

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  • Hans Vr (9/15/2013 10:19:00 PM)

    So true, my freind. I once read the analogy of bottles and dolphins.
    Destiny pushes each of us through the rough sea of life with so many high waves and deep lows in between them. The comparison I read somewhere said that some people are a bit like bottles on the waves, they are just swept up and down by each high and low that comes their way. Dolphins are different. They encounter the waves as well, but choose to swim trough them, under them or even jump over them. So true, we cannot change the stage, we cannot change the script but we can play the role with so much enthusiasm and creativity that we attract the most wonderful public, which will bring us perhaps to our next role in a morefantastic play still.
    Excellent and thought provokng poem, Vipins. (Report) Reply

  • Shahzia Batool (9/8/2013 12:50:00 PM)

    I did not know that my random click will open a wonderful poem...a remarkable extension of the stage analogy...beautiful message! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • Geetha Jayakumar (8/28/2013 8:31:00 AM)

    Wow... wonderful write Vipins..show must go on..lets play our part and move on with the play....loved it. (Report) Reply

  • Heather Wilkins (8/27/2013 10:55:00 AM)

    a great write. we are all like actors playing out our part in life. life a huge stage. big drama. (Report) Reply

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