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The House On Fire

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The House On Fire

It has been standing here forlorn:
Now a burning house on fire;
None’s here to rush or shout for help:
There’s None for it a crier…

A gloomy place this has been
For past a year and score;
I’ve known this place since kidship days:
It never felt so sore.

What else can I but do,
Than watch and not respond—
I feel the attachment weighing me down
Now while I slouch in despond…

(Quick! Fetch some water—do someone—
I shall be its Crier—
But it burns with much vigor—
Flames are rising up higher)

It’s always stood separate from all,
In a state of mortal plight;
I never, ever before, saw it
Glowing thus, so bright..

…So, here I see a picture of 
How my thoughts could Clash,
And witness in silence now,
It’s disbanding to Ash… 

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  1. Date: 11/17/2013 12:54:00 PM
    Akash, this is a very well written poem. I acknowledge your poetic abilities and your exceptional handling of the language. What is your country of origin, if I may ask? G.

    Yadav Avatar Akash Yadav
    Date: 11/18/2013 4:53:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    ..appreciate your comments...thank you...I am from India..:)
  1. Date: 12/27/2010 5:57:00 AM
    Very awesome and intriguing write on the house on fire, Akash