Day 12: in memory of Him

Day 12: in memory of Him

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The last page is turned,
The book is closed,
The sun has sunk back;
And darkness envelopes.
The moon is on a leave,
The trees,
sing a mournful hymn:
Off tune,
Off beat,
Like the world within your head.

His footprints has vanished,
With the melting of snow;
His scent still lingers,
In every corner,
Of your home.
His laughter,
His baby laughter,
And his cries mingle as one:
The sound of an angel,
Resting in a peaceful abode.

The last page is turned,
The book has closed,
Leaving behind lessons,
Memories and hurt.
His departure,
Signals an ending;
But oh the gems
He imparted-
What it feels,
To love and be loved
In return.

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I really enjoyed doing the december poetry challenge last year. Plus, I found this really inspiring prompt called “30 layers, 30 days” which many bloggers have completed now. So, I decided to use the prompts for December.
prompt: ending with a beginning

 

22 thoughts on “Day 12: in memory of Him

  1. Thanks for writing your poetry. Well thought, and touching. Thanks for being a Medical Student…. and bringing a real sense of humanity to the medical world.

    Stop by my wordpress site sometime…

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  2. I love at how you turned a very painful departure of a love one into a happy one….how many could have thought of that way? …that is despite of its outcome what matters most is:”What it feels,
    To love and be loved
    In return”

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