Lenin Meitei Thingujam

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Poems of Lenin Meitei Thingujam

1. A Gift 10/29/2011
2. Burning Bridges 12/19/2011
3. Chapters 1/28/2012
4. Home 6/16/2012
5. Piggy Bank 1/16/2012
6. Poetry 12/21/2011
7. Promises 10/30/2013
8. Skimmed Stone 12/3/2011
9. The God-Father 11/13/2011
10. The Moon 8/17/2013
11. TIME 1/11/2012

Burning Bridges

You rein in my wings,
And try to tame me.
“But what about my fiery breath? ” I ask you.
You smile and tell me you are a phoenix.

I look back and see smoke rising.
I see the bridges I burnt down.
I want to fly back and reach out,
But my wings have been clipped.

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