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

Manoeuvres

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Adroitly
I sidestepped
The Question;

I’m not ready
Yet,
To respond,
I mumble.

Fearful, I peek
Between my lashes.

I can feel you
Withdrawing,
I think; and
Miserably wait.

I know, of course
I cannot hold out,
Either.

So why don’t I
Just give in to
A natural progression?

Adroitly, yet,
I sidestep, and
Refuse myself.

Warm hands
Cup my face,
Lifting it gently.

Looking into his eyes,
I know, I am blessed!

For, it’s there-
The unconditional patience;
The unwavering faith;
The rock like strength.

That you let me
Be me-
That is your greatest strength,
And my loving weakness!

And I cannot help,
But surrender!

20 March, 2008

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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 “Manoeuvres

  1. I remember this one… a dear favourite 🙂

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  2. Oh what sweet surrenderof a heart so tenderFire leaping out from the cinderand was love acting as a tinder?Beautiful!

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  3. Sash 🙂 sweet of you to remember! I dug this one up from where it lay, unattended :D! Just simply 🙂 Thank you!Govind, LOL @ love n tinder! Very apt, very very apt verse 🙂 Thank you!

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  4. Remember this!Perfect for coming Valentine's day! You rock!

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  5. For some reason this brought tears to my eyes. Beautiful.

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  6. Beautiful!!!!!! I am always amazed at the way you express the inexpressible.

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