indira babbellapati

Rookie - 38 Points (visakhapatnam, india)

Behind a Smile


How attractive
How bright
This smile can be

How it lightens
Your burden when
You chance upon it!

Behind the brightness
Behind the lightness
Behind the attraction
? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?

Most times
Behind the warm
And pleasant smile,
Hides an invisible hurt

Submitted: Saturday, March 02, 2013

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  • Rookie - 421 Points Shahzia Batool (3/9/2013 11:07:00 AM)

    Once i read somewhere that there's a sign of hurt hearts that they smile a lot...a beautiful poem indeed! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Terence George Craddock (3/6/2013 11:26:00 AM)

    This poem is wonderful in the beauty of a light happy mood, the attractiveness of a bright sunny smile, until the turn revealing the deep hurt hidden deep behind the happy smiling exterior. Wonderfully written. (Report) Reply

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