ramesh rai

Gold Star - 12,226 Points (13.12.1955 / howrah)

I Always Laugh


I asked the flower
you always laugh
why so?

The flower replied,
I dont know how to weep
so, I always laugh

I laugh in hottest sun
I laugh in chilling cold and also
I laugh in valiant storm

I can die, but I can not weep

The answer of flower was surprising

Again I asked
how do you express your grief
the flower laughed loudly
and said
Grief comes to selfish only
we are not selfish
we know only to give
so, grief can not touch us

I appreciated answer of flower.

Submitted: Monday, July 30, 2012
Edited: Monday, July 30, 2012

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  • Silver Star - 3,187 Points Walterrean Salley (8/4/2012 6:54:00 PM)

    Small wonder they’re so beautiful! A great lesson learned from the flowers. Such would make life simpler for all. Thanks Ramesh, and keep smiling. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 7,515 Points Neela Nath (8/1/2012 7:38:00 AM)

    Superb! A solace to a tormenting soul.So stoical attitude to life! (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,092 Points Unwritten Soul (8/1/2012 3:44:00 AM)

    Nice composition, bright creation, dont always laugh but always smile....laugh can make people wondering how and why but smile is just sweet and healing_Unwritten Soul (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,001 Points Marieta Maglas (7/31/2012 5:00:00 PM)

    beautiful poem, thank you for sharing (Report) Reply

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