Treasure Island

Indira Renganathan


Alankar(Decor) -164


Life can't be soft always- with woes too oft
So strived a couple in love and despair
With kids to be raised to a level fair
Hardships they faced- supportive hers was lot
She chose to teaching and worked hard aloft

Poverty was scared of her- she was not
Noted she grew helping her spouse a lot
Grown sons settled abroad she lived with them
Sometimes now back here as a fresh anthem
She came- an angel from heaven a lot

Submitted: Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, July 24, 2013
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Symbol Woman-3(Sonnetina Cinque)

There are two quintains required and this gives the poet a lot of flexibility to mix and match if required.

Two Quintains
5 x 5
Any meter

Symbol Woman-3

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