Monochrome

Monochrome short poem

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Since the very first day of my life,
I was taught only two words.
all my actions and speech,
could either calm a person or prick like sword.

I was nurtured in a way,
that all of it was either right or wrong.
my deeds and actions,
were either reprimanded or praised like a song.

world was very simple for me,
good as an angel or like devil’s bad.
only two emotions were practiced far and wide,
cheerful, happy, depressed or sad.

my horizons became limited,
and choices were a few.
I never enjoyed the setting sun,
or played in morning dew.

today when I look at me in the mirror,
I see only two tones.
black and white is all I see,
making me a perfect monochrome.

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I am a graduate. living my life on my terms and conditions. full of life...true helper...a good friend...Follower of Jesus... I enjoy being me...extrovert by nature...Leo by sun sign..
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