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Theme: Acceptance

Don't come to my House

Don’t come to my house.

I’m not fashion trendy.
I’m not style savvy.
I’m not a “make-up
And foundation” person.

I haven’t waxed
My legs.
I haven’t tweezed
My brows.
I haven’t had my
I haven’t
Colored my hair.
I haven’t yet
Manicured nor

Don’t come to my house,
For if you come, you’ll
Come seeking my
Physical beauty…
And push me
Out of my

You are not my hubby
Who loves me just the way
I am.
With him, I can make do
With the barest minimum
That makes me feel
Neat and tidy…
For he loves me
Even if I look untidy ;-)


More By  :  Aparna Chatterjee

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Comments on this Poem

Thanks, Sandra. Was missing you on Boloji. Nice to have you back :)

27-Feb-2012 07:54 AM

Comment lovely write Aparna...

27-Feb-2012 07:13 AM