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Moments of despair with anguish and resent unroll, With the touch of some cold memories and decontrol, They crumble my heart and I feel ruffled again. As ripples when they waveringly resurface, I try and held myself against them and brace. Once again I play a silent war with stories of the past ; I fight to resist them so as to efface and off I can cast. I release slowly what I carry along yet but within.. For I know I need to ascend from the hollow baggage in. It can't be a thing of tomorrow and I need to overcome, For I know what's gone shouldn't affect what is to come !

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Date: 8/12/2020 9:49:00 PM
Thank you so much Anil Ji. I shall remember your words.
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Date: 5/30/2020 4:48:00 AM
The last line is genius, please cling to it Nandini Ji. This is true confessional poetry; I took to poetry as THERAPY. Writing helps and if NOT true of your experiences, U have a skill in placing challenges of time> Past, future, PRESENT: only the last is a real GIFT!
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