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Hair Fall

23 Aug

It’s a problem…isn’t it? The strands that fall out of your middle aged head….I heard someone made a movie about it as well…..here’s  part of a poem I wrote on it.

 

Follicle by follicle

You deceive

 

It was in a gallery classroom

We read Rape of the Lock

Then rape was a word

And lock connected with tresses

 

You leave me behind

On pillows, on sofa covers,

On the white tiles of a white kitchen…….

 

A symbol of deficiency

A symbol of a spirit gone sour

So much regret  scattered.

Is this how I disappear

Limb by limb?

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5 Comments

Posted by on August 23, 2011 in Day to day

 

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5 responses to “Hair Fall

  1. sanju

    August 23, 2011 at 1:13 pm

    that was lovely…

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  2. Reshma

    August 24, 2011 at 1:40 pm

    ooh i get the chills…

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  3. Ephin

    August 25, 2011 at 3:46 pm

    Mam, that was a great one…enjoyed reading it…:-)

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  4. neelthemuse

    August 27, 2011 at 3:54 am

    Thanks people for sharing…..

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  5. Rahul

    August 29, 2011 at 6:38 am

    🙂 Good one… We should try not to think too much about what is natural. Hair fall with age is natural…

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