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The Clouds Do Cry

Updated on January 15, 2018

The clouds

The clouds
The clouds

The clouds do cry

The clouds tell a different story
Each time they gift the thirsty earth
With a shower or drizzle.
Their broken form,
Doesn’t that evoke broken memories?
Sometimes?
What if they are aware of our pain?
But aren’t happy memories also made?
When we watch the school-boys jump in puddles?
But what if the morning drizzle that made you happy,
came from the cloud who was the sole witness to watch
that small boy put flowers in his father’s grave?

Who are we to render them emotionless?
No, say these things,
Are they trying to show that
How hard it is for us to cry for others?
How easily we take things for granted?
What if their Love has the power to give birth to a Rainbow?
Like ours of a child?
What makes them different then?
The ancient scriptures did speak of a forgotten bond
Where sages looked up at the cloud for unknown signs
What if they understood their language?
But in the end, what if these are just wasted reflections
Of a troubled mind?

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    • attemptedhumour profile image

      attemptedhumour 

      9 years ago from Australia

      Another beautifully constructed poem, you must continue on as more people need your soothing words. Cheers from Australia

    • JYOTI KOTHARI profile image

      Jyoti Kothari 

      10 years ago from Jaipur

      Hi mirajraha,

      "But in the end, what if these are just wasted reflections

      Of a troubled mind?"

      What a nice quote. You are god gifted talent in poetry writing.

      Thumbs up!

      I have recognized you as a quality Indian writer and posted link to your profile and this hub (Also some others)in the blog Hubbers India.

      http://hubpages-india.blogspot.com

      Thanks,

      Jyoti Kothari

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      XTASIS 

      10 years ago from The Beginning

      Liked this one too!. They have a soothing, melancholic, rythm. They have music ! Your poems! Thanks !

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      ralwus 

      10 years ago

      Yes, my mind is also troubled at times. This is a unique and wonderful way of expressing your thoughts my man. Clouds watching us from above as we watch them in return. But sadly in this day of busy trends not many look to the heavens anymore. thanks for sharing this. peace CC

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