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Neela Nath


My Dream, My Pet


It lies and sleeps with me
and wakes me up, in the morning.
It sweeps my gloomy sky and
mops the soot of mind's every corner.
It cleans,
the chimney of my kitchen
where I cook my thought..
When the whirling dances
around me setting me on its
light wings it takes, takes me
away from the pangs of
my dull days' diary!
Getting embittered,
I try to drink Hemlock.
it snatches away the tumbler
and sings lullaby
to push me in deep sleep.
Again it walks gently
on my sleeping eye lids...
I enter into the domain
of fairy tales
by holding its hands.
It is my pet,
whom I have been rearing up
since my childhood days.
It is my Dream!

Submitted: Saturday, September 07, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 11, 2013

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  • Gold Star - 10,433 Points Ramesh Rai (10/18/2013 11:35:00 AM)

    dreams are really pet n its end is with death. nicely penned with your beatiful ink of emtions of your soul. xlent of xlents. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 1,219 Points Ken E Hall (9/12/2013 3:12:00 AM)

    A beaut original saying with its own way of dreaming really telling us without dreams we have nothing, thanks for the read...regards (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 12,028 Points Valsa George (9/9/2013 12:58:00 AM)

    This indeed is a lovely write!
    It cleans,
    the chimney of my kitchen
    where I cook my thought.......... Love these lines much! ! Yes, dreams are our unseen companions that make our world sunny! (Report) Reply

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