Girl Child #Poem

By Pawani Mathur:

When she was born,
they all had mourned







But they sent her to school
because everyone did;
And they taught her to cook
because she needed it

She worked hard at home,
But no one cared
‘God’ had made her a woman
she was born a sinner

She was unwanted
A burden but they kept her all along
There was a house to look after,
After all;

She was the keeper of the house
but the house was not her keeper
she was to go away one day
and so she did

They sent her away
away forever
She did what she did in her own home
only for different people and a new home

She did it all
she did it everywhere
But at the end of the day
She belonged nowhere

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  1. neha kushwaha 4 years ago

    this girl poem is vry vry heart touching….i luvd the 2nd last para…i mean wtevr a girl do at her home…hv to do fr the whole life…bt at anthr home…nd dn also she doesnt belong to anywhere……. thats so true!!!

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  2. arvin 4 years ago

    beautiful poem heart touching amazing……

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  3. sakshi jain 3 years ago

    very beautiful words that really touched my heart and soul

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  4. anisha 3 years ago


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  5. arundeep 2 years ago

    sach hi kaha hai kisi ne patni chahie beta chahie sab kuch chahie per beti kyoin nahi…..???? yeh jo poem hai woh mere dil ko chu gayi hai mein iss poen ke writter ko slute kehti huin

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  6. Diksha Jha 2 years ago

    a soul touching poem with the amazing words. it really made my eyes wet.

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  7. mufti aijaz 1 year ago

    Interesting poem
    …..tears in my eyes

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  8. Priyanka 8 months ago

    i think all knows abtt the rrole of grls and their feelings but the sdest thing is that no body cares for thm

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