veeraiyah subbulakshmi


The Strength


Tears may wash away the dirt from the eyes
and the hurt from the heart.
Fear will wipe away the courage from the heart,
and fill the eyes with tears.
Fear is worse than tears, as it hurts the heart,
Tear is better than fear, as it heals the wound,
Give up the fear and the tear,
when our heart is stronger than ever.

Submitted: Saturday, December 10, 2011
Edited: Saturday, December 10, 2011

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