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Aditi Khandelwal

Rookie - 1 Points (December 27 1997)

My Life- A Beach


My life is like water,
on the beach.
It overflows with happiness
or it recedes back with disappointment.
The waves are the torment.
Fishes my friends,
plants my family, who help me
stay down to earth.
The people who i see
having fun on beaches are
my enemies, mocking me,
destroying me. But it is hard,
to give a cut so deep.
Found sometimes, the sea shells,
are the opportunities.
When dug deeper
one could find pearls as rewards,
in the shells.
My heart is like the wind,
which blows over water.
Sometimes sweet, sometimes sour.
Not affected by what goes on,
in the water. As the water,
is not to be blindly followed,
the wind decides when the ship sails.

Submitted: Thursday, January 16, 2014
Edited: Thursday, January 16, 2014

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  • Rookie ishant Bhurani (1/20/2014 11:12:00 AM)

    Nice.. great to see that you write what you feel and that's really very good.. But next time, try to be a little more focused... Otherwise its awesome.. Loved it..! (y) (Report) Reply

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