Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Poem: For Kohl's Sake


For the painter,
who created this abstract so aesthetic;
For the musician,
who composed this song so sympathetic;
For the poet,
who penned down this poem so rhyming;
For the illusionist,
whose incantations made it so mesmerizing;
And for the kohl’s sake,
I’ll never let your tears congregate,
into a salty lake. 

For your Eyes,
so affable and yet so enigmatic;
For your Voice,
that I listen to everyday, so acoustic;
For your shoulders,
which divide my burden, so agile;
For your lips,
which smile to make me smile;
And for the Kohl’s sake,
I’ll not let that smile fade,
to silly reasons of heart-break.

For the blues,
that I played in your dearth;
For the disparagement,
which brought me down to earth; 
For the malefaction,
which pricked to make me anaesthetic;
For the lies,
to treasure our bond was so plastic;
And for the kohl’s sake,
I forgive you for being equivocal 
and pretending like a fake. 

For the fairy tales,
that we imagined, so melodramatic;
For the nocturnal talks,
when we shared our notions, so telepathic;
For the embracing hugs,
when you were overjoyed, so euphoric; 
For the hilarious gags,
when we laughed out loud, so sarcastic;
And for the kohl’s sake,
I’d never want to share you
even for the biggest piece of cake,
never for the kohl’s sake. 

17 comments:

  1. Superb! Sentiments so deep, veiled under the garb of "for the kohl's sake"...not just the thoughts, but the way you have woven the words is also amazing. Beautiful and refreshing :)
    Keep 'em coming.

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    1. Thanks Sudha. Keep reading... that'll inspire me to write more... :)

      and i love your blogs too. :)

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  2. beautiful composition --all for the kohl --wow romantic

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  3. Amazing ashish. Spell bound at ur talent to pen down something as fine as this !

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  4. Really awesome and emotional too.. Eloquent..keep going.. :)

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    1. Everybody, except the one for whom this poem was got emotional.. :D

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  5. Oh! Beautiful poem Ashish! Loved the way you described the reasons

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  6. All for kohl's sake! Much has been said about kohl gracing the eyes of beloved, but this one has a freshness to it, a diiferent meaning altogether. Simply awesome!

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    1. Thanks a lot. Keep visiting.. :)

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  7. My God! So much for Kohl's sake. :D
    Wow!

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  8. Oh my god.. That was really nice.. :-)

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  9. For the poet,
    who penned down this poem so rhyming.. good work!! :)

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