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Aaryan Deshpande

(20th January 1999 / Mumbai, India)

Dear Grandpa...


Dear Grandpa,
It has been four years since god called you away,
And in the midst of the coffin you lay;
Lifeless, your soul departed you;
But I am sure you will get a life new
As you left, an angel flew,
With him, hand-in-hand were you
As I gaze at the starry night;
And admire your star bright;
You smile at me,
Which gives me glee
I look at my past, full of sorrow,
But I realize I have to lead my tomorrow
After you departed I learnt your morals;
and how you forgave bygone quarrels
Your importance felt after you left,
Everyone wept;
We now realize what a value we lost
Which couldn't be brought back at any cost.


to: My grandpa SYED AGHA HUSSEINI

Submitted: Wednesday, March 06, 2013
Edited: Friday, February 07, 2014

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dedicated to my grandpa (my mother's father) . i wrote this on 2: 15 pm 5th march 2013.

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