The Mission

June 7, 2012
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You couldn't bear the joy
Of the flowers in the sun
They wailed at the blue sky
As you destroyed them for fun

Though I know you well
You've never failed to stun
Me as you fell numerous forests-one by one

Your life is precious
And ours sold on sale
You consider monsters ferocious
When you are one-in our tales

We both faced a choice
And I humbly chose my path
As did you in all your poise
Chose one with underlying wrath

Though it was a boulevard of extinction
We retained the Thing you lost
Fragments of which lie in your emotions
And remind you of the beauty lost

We tried to share it with you
But you always refused to receive
Since from eons you have been
Busy to lie and deceive

It's now evolved into a mission
From the time you refused to receive
To return the thing you lost
For the betterment of every seed

You may cut us down
But we'll still give and stay tall
For it is the Thing that's shown
Us to love,love,love, that's all

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virginrose said...
Dec. 28, 2013 at 8:10 am
wow...very nice..i really appreciate your talent...i like this very much..all the best..keep up the good work for life long..your are great...god bless you and your work!!!!
SunnyLuvsworldHugs said...
May 5, 2013 at 9:16 am
nice a i agree with SaiPriatham
SaiPriyatham said...
Jul. 24, 2012 at 11:17 am
wow really, cuts to the point very beautifully ;no better way anyone could put it:))
SimranRazdan replied...
Jul. 25, 2012 at 6:35 am


it was inspired by this time when i was really,truly touched by the beauty of nature and then it crossed my mind that there isn't much of that beauty left.. :/

NISH said...
Jul. 24, 2012 at 4:06 am

Wonderful poem!

Its great to know "the new you".

Keep up the good work.

SimranRazdan replied...
Dec. 7, 2012 at 12:55 am
heh..heh.. thank you masi!
bigblue said...
Jul. 1, 2012 at 8:44 am
Awesome poem! Love the POV switch-up, personification, rhyme, and rhythm. Great job!
SimranRazdan replied...
Jul. 25, 2012 at 6:32 am
Thank you bigblue! ireally appreciate it! :)
bigblue replied...
Jul. 29, 2012 at 4:50 pm

You're welcome!


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