First time I saw you,
Just you I gazed -
Those alluring eyes,
Your vibrant voice,

The first time I engaged
Conversation you, in short slips,
Smiling- fascinated,
sweet nothings passing our lips,
smitten—boyish charm of yours,
hiding beneath sunglasses.

The first time, heard I those heartbeats,
Knew they beat for me,
Lay I in your arms,
You asked me what,
I answered in ‘raptures’,
Felt depth of security.

The first time, you entered my world,
Amazed was I-the thought that,
If you would disappear from my life,
How then, live life, without you.

The first time your soul I glimpsed,
Couldn’t even blink,
The very thought of chains that fasten,
The rectangle of love.

The first time, you embraced,
Made me only ask,
For more,
of your gentle touch.
The first time you kissed,
Like heaven-
Whispered in my ears,
“I love you”,
Was like a song, to be heard again and again.

The first time, told you of my dreams,
Surprised me by saying -
They were yours too.
Locked in your kiss,
Heavens opened for us,
And the keys to that lock were
In guardian angel’s hands.

Some of my cherished
FIRSTS to pass,



Submitted: Saturday, November 01, 2008
Edited: Wednesday, July 01, 2009

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  • Ken E Hall (9/12/2011 4:15:00 AM)

    What a luvli start after seeing your Beau and I bet its for keeps...long live true love
    Blessed from above...regards ++++10 (Report) Reply

  • Dr. Ratan Bhattacharjee (2/25/2010 11:14:00 AM)

    Love at first sight so poetically rendered... thrilling and ever romantic...Anyone who loves the speaker is lucky to have so deep love from her (Report) Reply

  • Scott Austin (7/1/2009 2:15:00 AM)

    These words are a depiction of first love and when we first meet….I can truly understand these feelings. Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us. May peace and joy fill your heart each and every day.

    Scott (Report) Reply

  • Ashraful Musaddeq (5/7/2009 12:13:00 PM)

    Prothom ovishar, excellent. May I quote Nazrul?
    'Prothom Pronoy Aager Moto Alta Ronge
    Rangae De Choron O Moor Temni Dhonge'

    Love and nice,10. (Report) Reply

  • Vinod Ak (4/4/2009 7:11:00 AM)

    'The passion and feelings
    Of the First Love and Kiss
    The emotions, so intense
    The sweet memories of these
    Will never ever cease!
    In words, to express in such finesse,
    Indeed, require great expertise
    Expect this from whom else,
    Only from Anjali, the poetry Godess! '

    10+++++++++++++++++++ (Report) Reply

  • Muhammad Ali (3/25/2009 9:51:00 AM)

    waqt yahin larkhara kay gir jaye

    I think it is the first chapter of Jab Jab We Met that first we met
    Tell us the story till now Anjali! ! !
    Good work
    10 (Report) Reply

  • Mahfooz Ali (2/22/2009 2:16:00 PM)

    Mujhe yaad bhi nahi? Hum kab mile they?

    Achcha tumhe nahi lagta ki main tumhe bahut pareshan karta hoon? How can U bear me and my badmaashi....? Dis is a question? Chalo........ mera aaj ka quota complete ho gaya pareshan karne ka...... now, God knows..... when I will get tym to pester u..... (Report) Reply

  • Vaibhav Pandey (2/7/2009 7:04:00 AM)

    lovely poem anjali ji, you surely know how to mesmerise your readers......what consistency! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • Raj Nandy (1/14/2009 7:12:00 AM)

    Genuine feelings are all well depicted in this poem.But someone has also advised you not to love anybody else!
    -Raj Nandy (Report) Reply

  • Blue Eyes (11/13/2008 9:12:00 PM)

    the use of the sound/s/in the first part of the poem refers to movement and confusion which companies first talks.i loved the way u used ur words they r well chosen. (Report) Reply

  • Stacey Watts (11/12/2008 10:00:00 PM)

    Beautiful poem by you as always, I love to read your work. You write romance like no other I have read before. It is always brilliant and stunning. Great piece. (Report) Reply

  • Yasser Koor (11/10/2008 3:30:00 PM)

    oh dear Anjali
    it is nice poem
    who can forget the first first time when who fallen in love frofe the first sight
    i'm really impressed
    it is touch my heart i love it (Report) Reply

  • Shimon Weinroth (11/9/2008 12:20:00 AM)

    first is first but can not know repeat, such is the way of all flesh, but the psyche can relive again and again,
    good luck you will need it,
    stirring poem
    10 (Report) Reply

  • Sangnam Nam (11/8/2008 1:54:00 AM)

    we may meet again
    some far stations
    or the mountain tops
    or the far places like the
    if we ever meet again (Report) Reply

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