Sunny Chopra

(30th January / India)

Dilemma


Perspective that I must follow
is someone else’s on me thrust

Where presumed is my assent
regardless of my utter disgust

Life mine with myself master
it’s for me to plot and contrive

It’s me who has to decipher,
strive and likewise gist derive

Respected are other’s opinions,
practiced stances and advice

The best if all refrained from
and left me to my own devise

Beleaguered I am most often
and blamed for many a crime

With doings those not personal
and none were the fault of mine

I took it upon on me personally
lest it caused another any pain

Endured all losses in the private
where contenders stood to gain

Submitted: Sunday, October 13, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 25, 2013

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