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Mysteries of Human Hairs

Mysteries of Human Hairs Hairs, O’ hairs, O’ lovely ravishing hairs, Fascinating and beautiful, you often resemble, When nicely looked after and softly taken care of. Your beauty and elegance has often inspired, Your softness and shines have captivated many To put their hearts on fire, Your aroma can evoke to extremes, Passion and lust like streams. The lustrous beauty of these hairs, Have raised thousands of wars sacrificing millions, To win only a Helen of Troy and Even great warriors like Ceasar and Antony became a prey, Before the killing magic of your arts and flying colors. Even the ravishing beauties of these hairs, Have charmed many eminent enemies and warriors Besides the millions and millions of moving lovers since ages, Who fall prey to the loveliness of these alluring hairs. Your graceful presence, has produced men of letters, Your locks have killed many, in the history of the world, While many have altered their existence, completely, To win, the beauty of your hanging hair locks and curls, Even the dullness of your hairs too, Have often inspired many wandering lovers and singers. Hairs, O’ hairs, O’ lovely ravishing hairs, When you hang, you look like dark clouds, Playing on the forehead of a woman, By watching such clouds many get lost, In the colors of your showering rains. Many Writers, poets and artists find their inspirations, Under the love and softness of you O' hairs and Many have produced things of beauty and joys forever, While many have found the goal of their life, In the beauty of your lustrous curls and colors, What a strange it is, that still many Would like and love to get sacrificed, In the enchanting flames of hairs, like small flies forever. It is also a hard truth of the world and Of our human life and air that, Even some saints too have fallen prey, Before your enchanting beauty and your alluring colors. Many mighty kings have lost their crown and kingdoms, In the ever tempting beauty of your magnetic curls and shines, To get hold of you, O’ lovely hairs. Kingdoms have fallen like the house of cards and Even most powerful men of this earth, Have lost the edge of their swards, Before the shining, flying and mesmerizing, Beauty of a women’s hair and its penetrating charms. What wealth and gems you hide in your treasure, Making many men and even women, Mad, before the lovely ravishing beauty of you, O’ Hairs. Ravindra Kanpur India 28th Oct 2010 Edited and rewritten on 28th March 2012

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Date: 3/27/2012 10:30:00 AM
A lovely verse on a woman's crowning glory Ravi; you have a wonderful way of taking the ordinary and making it so special! :) Luv, Elizabeth
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Date: 11/4/2010 7:52:00 AM
though the structure of the poem is more imposing than the element of form employed this is one of the freshest poem i have read this year
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Date: 10/31/2010 11:43:00 AM
Thank you Ravindra for this beautifully written poem on hair! So much magic and mysteries in this world, take a look at my poem WATER! love Simone
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Date: 10/31/2010 7:21:00 AM
A unique write Ravindra.. a woman's crowning glory is her hair.. my husband is always remarking accolades on my blond tresses and the dark hair u describe in your lines reminds me of my Mother ... luv that line.. writers and poets find their inspirations to live and write... while many find the goal of life in the beauty of your curls... magnificent luv..
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Date: 10/30/2010 2:53:00 PM
The symbol of hair's glory is as one's pride goes befor a fall, Ravindra. Awesome job you've done with this subject in your write! Agape, Moses
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Date: 10/30/2010 11:51:00 AM
Great work...A woman's glory is her hair..Sara
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Date: 10/29/2010 10:26:00 AM
I think there must be a lot of women in India with magnificent flowing hair, RAvindra! I know they often have such long shining hair. I envy them for that. Mine doesn't ever get very long, but it's thick at least. A very passionate write! Luv, Andrea
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Date: 10/28/2010 3:45:00 PM
:) Magnificent. I must say there are some exceptional poems being posted today. Glad yours was included in my reading this afternoon Ravindra. Love, Carol
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Date: 10/28/2010 2:12:00 PM
Now that I think of it, (you have thought of it) hair is very important in companion selection. An ugly haired woman might very well be compared to Medusa. Great write. Love, Dave
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Date: 10/28/2010 2:06:00 PM
Very deep, Ravindra. On the surface, it appears to be an ode to one's crowning mane of hair. But I am seeing much wisdom between the lines. Very thought-provoking, dear. Love, Carolyn
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Date: 10/28/2010 9:56:00 AM
Very funny and fantastic write - even some saints too have fallen prey to your alluring colors (referring Sai baba of the South, hahaha) - very witty too, ravidnra
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Date: 10/28/2010 8:40:00 AM
Hairs play a very important role in our Life. However, we know very little about their amazing beauties and qualities. This Poem covers only a part of some of the qualities of this wonderful gift of God. ...Ravindra
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