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An eccentric rambler on life's lessons and mercies, found and lost… :)

Sepia Dreams

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A sepia coloured
Photograph
In that old album
Is all I can touch
Of you,
Now.

Cross-legged on the floor;
In your bridal finery-
A wistful expression-
Dreamy, anticipating
Perhaps, the myriad dreams
To unfold and blossom.

Your chin resting
On your palm,
That cupped your face-
Pointed, alluring!

I remember that moment-
Well!
If it were not for my mother
Standing behind us,
It would have been
My hands cupping your face!
And…

Hush!
I quieten the
Welling storm of memories.

I never told you
How lovely you looked,
That moment!

And now,
When I say it,
I wonder, can you hear?

And longingly wait
For that moment,
When I will.

Finally.
When I meet you,
In eternity.

26 February ’08

This is Part 1 of 2

Part 2 – The Sequel 🙂 (LINK)

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Author: Usha Pisharody

A rambler, pretends to be a teacher, loves to dream, and go on Quixotic Quests in the Realm of Romance With Life...

7 thoughts on “Sepia Dreams

  1. a write, only ya can deliver, wi such finesse…loved it… for all datz said, n unsaid… loved it lotz!!!!!

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  4. loved it.. I could see it unfold before my eyes.

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  6. that is a beautiful memory indeed. the trepidation of newlyweds……the love left unsaid but felt till their souls like nothing else….

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