Udaya R. Tennakoon


Mirror


I do not want
I did not wish
Go back to the mirror

Why I grim to myself
How I adjust my face
I know it so well
Mirror does not help

When I close my eyes
You are before my face
Clean and run fast
When I open eyes

People look at
When I walk and talk
Paper writes
When I open mouth

Around me and
Follow me
Close my eyes and
Mirror guides me

Submitted: Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 08, 2013

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