Poem: Trapped in Materialistic-Emotional Affairs

We fight over a little materialistic things

We Love to listen fake appreciation more than the truth

We assume things instead of asking

We want only to speak but never listen carefully

We want love but no one want to spread love

We interfere in other’s life because we have so much time

We expect others to understand us, but never try to understand them

We respect titles instead of humanity

We recognize talents in terms of good job and status

We talk about inner beauty but follow external ones

We scared of rich people and show anger on poor

We love junk food and call ‘dal roti‘ a sick food

We want friendship like Krishna- Sudama, but selfishness overcome this purity

We can utilize money in kitties, parties and club but don’t have for noble causes

We want to change others instead focus on our own mistakes

Yes, We want everything ‘Permanent’ in this ‘Temporary’ life

Aayushi Gupta

 

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