Treasure Island

M.D Dinesh Nair

(Thrissur/Vijayawada)

A FACE WITH A DIFFERENCE


I see somewhere around me
A face with a difference.
I see a face that`s not set on my face.
Its lips don`t kiss mine.
Its breath doesn`t feel mine
But I continue to see that face with a difference.
In the midst of faces that smile and sack
This is a different face indeed.

When I draw a picture of a face
I shall consider this one indeed.
This face has a thousand reflections
And in the twilight of my evening
I shall cherish this one face ever and ever.
In the corridors of my future unwoven
I shall chase this face henceforth.

My eyes see the difference
And that face begins to merge with mine.
My face turns upward to see
The things brighter and shapely.

I have now a face.

Submitted: Sunday, June 16, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 30, 2013

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  • Heather Wilkins (11/11/2013 3:59:00 PM)

    when I draw a picture of a face I shall consider this one indeed this face has a thousand reflections. and in the twilight of my evening I shall cherish this one face ever and ever in the corridors of my unwoven I shall chase this face henceforth. I love this stanza. so beautifully thought out. These words echo a face I know. excellent writing (Report) Reply

  • Queeny Gona (11/5/2013 3:27:00 AM)

    A face with thousand reflections that merge with thine to see the things brighter and shapely!

    Amazing thought Sir! (Report) Reply

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