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Happy words, pretty words and  
Everything cheery
Deftly tossed aside
Perhaps had the ink dried
Before the writing vanished
A sliver of hope, here be,
To avert their evanescence
Now it’s too late, for they are
Dispersed and dissipated
As ash on a riverbank
No trace of them anywhere
Not a bit of burnt scent left
Nor a glimpse of dust in light
It’s as if they never existed
Merely echoes of memories past

© 2021 Janani Arvind. All rights reserved.

2 Comments Add yours

  1. Janani says:

    Glad you enjoyed it Jude! It means a lot 💛

    Liked by 1 person

  2. judeitakali says:

    Gorgeous 💜😃🧡

    Liked by 1 person

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