Gray Eyes


Great….

Gray is the prompt of the day

And gray is the way I feel today! 

Ha! Why, is a question I ask myself too

If I cannot answer the question, then who???

***

I know, I know and I’ve known I know 

 But where does one that crown bestow?

A head full of gray?

At office, a bad day?

A friend who does betray?

Or a combo as they say today?

               ***

Gray head, heavy with unlived years…

Gray eyes, bright with unshed tears….

Gray skies, heavy with  clouds menacing ..

Gray tmrw,  pray what will you bring???

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In response to Daily Prompt: GRAY

https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/gray/

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9 thoughts on “Gray Eyes

  1. Vivian Zems April 25, 2017 / 6:17 pm

    Quite good. I feel a bit grey myself 😉. The sunshine’s gone and it’s cold . Sigh

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  2. Mabel Kwong April 25, 2017 / 7:09 pm

    Love this poem, Aruna. Lovely rhyming throughout and it also speaks of something a lot of us go through – going through the challenging days. I do feel grey head when I am having a long day at the office, or when things don’t seem to go right in the office. Or when I don’t get a good night’s sleep 😀 Hope your day wasn’t too grey and it got better 🙂

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  3. sujanvi April 25, 2017 / 8:22 pm

    Strikes a chord on some days….
    Believe in the sunshine of life, may you overcome your grey moments with speed and ease

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    • Aruna@RipplesnReflections April 25, 2017 / 10:20 pm

      Yeah.. gray days are troubling….but that’s how life is… The rain n sunshine go hand in hand….

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  4. Fatima April 26, 2017 / 5:10 pm

    Hello ma’am. Just happened to come across this beautiful poem. It did indeed strike a chord..heavy with unlived years.. simply great. .
    Regards

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  5. Geetha April 26, 2017 / 6:15 pm

    Hope the gray will soon fade away…. giving way for silver….
    Well written

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