Valsa George


Joys And Sorrows - Poem by Valsa George

Joys dissolve
Like sugar added to tea
Lending life, a new flavour.
Sorrows sink to the bottom
To be brought to the surface
With every slight stir,
Like the dreg that settles
At the bottom of a tea cup
Making it unsavoury to sip

But joys and sorrows together make life.


Comments about Joys And Sorrows by Valsa George

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (11/16/2017 9:10:00 PM)


    An astute depiction has been made by you dear madam on joys and sorrows in life journey.Interesting to read. Thank u for sharing.10 (Report) Reply

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  • (10/30/2016 10:05:00 AM)

    Joys
    I prefer coffee to tea but I enjoyed the imagery of your poem. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • (6/18/2016 10:48:00 AM)


    wisdom profound for such is life! !
    thanks Valsa-10
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  • Chinedu Dike (9/2/2015 12:01:00 PM)


    A beautiful piece of poetry bristling with insight. A lovely depiction of journey through life which is a voyage of bliss and sorrows. Thanks for sharing Prof. Please read my poem THE OBSESSIVE AGONY OF LUST. (Report) Reply

  • (12/22/2012 11:33:00 AM)


    A splendid idea with an interesting simile.Joys and Sorrows are to be taken equally in life.Nice poem. (Report) Reply

  • (8/25/2012 11:44:00 AM)


    A thought evoking write. What an interesting parallel.Brief, but point well taken (Report) Reply

  • Elena Sandu (6/14/2012 8:08:00 AM)


    Yes very true! We are not only to accept the difference but to embrace it and make the best of it. Yes in joy and sorrow we walk our life, inspiring poem, thank you for share. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, June 1, 2012



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