Below is the poem entitled The wedding rehearsal which was written by poet
Ali. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.
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She and mirror had a chat
dreams and hopes flitted past
vainly smiled and said goodbye
brides here are fully covered
Veiled for life...
(Some brides from remote parts of India are covered head to toe, red veils reaching their chins and they are supposed to veil themselves every time a man is around. Ridiculous, but true)