Skip to main content

It Is Not About Love

I am sorry I have to say
It is not love, by the way
Something else to hold on
Then a relationship is born

The concept of love is overrated
With the breath being baited
But till when would that last?
Soon it is a thing of the past

So if not love, what is it?
Let us decipher bit by bit
Emotions that are there to stay
And not shaped like clay

Respect I am absolutely sure
Is one very good cure
Its permanence and its basis
Forms a firm chassis

Similarities in approach
With each being the coach
Understanding, accepting each other
With none being the mother

You may say love subsumes all
Here is where lies the great fall
Has it been the same
There would not be a separate name

Love is just the outer peel
It is not the final seal
It is the seed that grows
It is the seed that shows


Popular posts from this blog

Now That

Now that I have stepped into this Still unsure, is it my bliss? Or I will succumb to the pressure And not want to explore the treasure
Now that I have stepped into this Will I be able to dismiss? The comforts of the other world The support of the complete herd
Now that I have stepped into this I cannot afford to be remiss In fact, the attention needs to double I also need to be prepared for trouble
Now that I have stepped into this I will ensure it is not a miss I will surely find my own way

Just Keep At It

Does it feel like your own? Even when you are alone Do your fingers grasp it? Is it the best fit?
But you still in two minds Looking through those blinds My future, my present, my past Till when will this last?
Not enough support to ride on Seems like a distant dawn Let me take the “normal” way At least will know day by day
Then, somewhere deep inside “I also don’t want to hide This is where I belong This is what I long”
So here, take my word Need not to go with the herd If there is enough fire Be sure, you will never tire
Just keep at it, don’t drop it Progress begins bit by bit The clouds will surely move You just be in the groove
Some years later, you look back “This is where I changed my track” Not only you, but others around Even those, you used to hound