Aftab Alam

Gold Star - 39,733 Points (15 th April 1967 / , , RANCHI,)

A Drop Of Happiness - Poem by Aftab Alam

From the grief ocean, I steal, a drop of happiness,
For every autumn, I get a lovely beautiful spring,
For human youth; the festive, to dance and sing,
We nature, within nature; keepeth blissful fitness,

When spring comes, nature with its beauty; greet,
Flower with hue sways and butterflies do flip flop,
Calm breeze's sensational blush; a birth of hope,
Seasons love, mingles with whole color, they meet.

Know, a place in mind, away from the physical spring,
Hatching spring and brooding youth forever, a bliss,
Grief of the world; dry petals, away from hate, I kiss,
From the grief ocean, a drop of happiness, they bring.

There will not be a spring without autumn; no taste,
If no sorrow, what taste happiness will provide, say?
If no youth, why then heart will throb; gaily and gay?
Autumn prepares to decorate the heart with haste..


Comments about A Drop Of Happiness by Aftab Alam

  • Rookie - 418 Points Ruby Mostazir (6/15/2015 2:18:00 AM)

    Love each and every lines of it bro.....nice thought provoking poem..deserves 10 :) (Report) Reply

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  • Silver Star - 3,060 Points Clarence Prince (5/13/2015 8:43:00 AM)

    I am happy to read this poem
    it's so well written!
    Thank for sharing, Aftab! (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,234 Points Josey Alfred (5/5/2015 9:11:00 PM)

    From the grief of ocean, I steal, a drop of happiness
    Very beautiful poem, thanks for this good poem. You are able to find beautiful pearls from beneath the
    Ocean waves. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 7,957 Points Tushar Ray (4/27/2015 11:19:00 AM)

    A wonderful depiction of happiness! Indeed, who would look for happiness if there is no sorrow? Darkness is meaningful because of darkness! Very nice! (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,635 Points Dorothy- A. Holmes (4/21/2015 11:57:00 AM)

    Lovely read! thought provoking! I live for every drop of happiness!
    Dorothy
    A poet Who Loves To Sing (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,690 Points Abdulrazak Aralimatti (3/23/2015 12:56:00 AM)

    Truly said, true happiness is experienced only after tasting pain. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,937 Points Elena Sandu (3/13/2015 4:56:00 AM)

    Oops padon my typo, I'm awfully hungry! (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,937 Points Elena Sandu (3/13/2015 4:53:00 AM)

    Beautiful and filled with truth poem, loved the read thank you for sharing! Yes, I also think that nature is our souls best medication. I also agree with what you say, indeed how could we truly know how prcious is happiness if we would not know its opposite? (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 39,733 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (3/10/2015 4:35:00 AM)

    Please read and comment and vote if you like, I am proud of for liking this poem thank you all (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 13 Points Farisa Haleel (11/9/2014 6:13:00 AM)

    niceee!!! i steal a bit of pleasure from the poem..:) (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 9,829 Points Amitava Sur (10/26/2014 9:36:00 PM)

    It feels really remarkable to know that you could steal a drop of happiness from within the ocean of grief. Loved it. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 8,605 Points Khalida Bano Ali (10/26/2014 1:45:00 AM)

    There will not be a spring without autumn; no taste,
    If no sorrow, what taste happiness will provide? say,
    If no youth, why then heart will throb, gaily and gay?
    Autumn prepares to decorate the heart with haste..
    Beautiful poem, nice thoughts. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 761 Points Leloudia Migdali (10/23/2014 5:24:00 AM)

    A drop of happiness! I loved this! Nice poem! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 22,538 Points Roseann Shawiak (10/19/2014 11:49:00 PM)

    From the grief ocean, I steal a drop of happiness. How clever you are to see and find a drop of happiness in the ocean of grief. I feel those drops may come from our memories of past good times. You steal a drop from yesterday in order to get through all the tomorrows yet to come. Brilliant and profound, Aftab. I give you a 10 for this one. Thank you for sharing and enlightening those in sorrow. RoseAnn (Report) Reply

    Gold Star - 39,733 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (10/20/2014 2:30:00 AM)

    You have exactly commented..thank you

  • Rookie Nitin Rai (10/20/2013 4:12:00 AM)

    Butterflies do flip flop...$
    good way of expressing their feeling at spring season.

    nice poem (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,151 Points Sallam Yassin (10/9/2013 12:35:00 PM)

    very sensed that sweet touch of the art
    From the heart to heart touch! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! (Report) Reply

    Gold Star - 39,733 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (10/26/2014 10:03:00 PM)

    Glory to be Allah

  • Rookie - 4 Points Nader Baheri (10/9/2013 6:57:00 AM)

    i like the frame this poem is written in.
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    i mean this is the frame of your poem.brilliant. ~nb (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 822 Points Mary Forrester (10/8/2013 11:47:00 AM)

    Gaily and gay autumn prepares to decorate the heart with haste, lovely poem Aftab. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 1,313 Points Jesus James Llorico (10/8/2013 10:29:00 AM)

    A delicate write, full of emotion , If no youth why then heart will throb, gaily and gay
    Autumn prepares to decorate the heart with haste A lovely verse. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 7,607 Points Tirupathi Chandrupatla (10/8/2013 8:56:00 AM)

    There will not be a spring without autumn, no taste
    That is the beauty of seasons. If we have one season all through the year, it will be monotonous. Change brings yearning for something new always. Summer feels great in winter and so on. Thank you. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, October 7, 2013

Poem Edited: Saturday, March 7, 2015


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