Abdul Wahab


Toothless smile Poem by Abdul Wahab


The smile
of a child is like

a diamond
as it is toothless

but long before the flash of your teeth
once stole my sleep

now
you do not have any
nor I have

but still I see a diamond
in your toothless face

when you smile
like a child

Submitted: Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Edited: Friday, September 13, 2013

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