He Laughed... With swollen eyes and ached heart she calls... calls her only solace, her husband. My love, I am lonely, lonely and deserted. Time came and took my Pa away away to the silent land.
Love, please come come back to me. Need your shoulder to lean on and to pour all my love... love for Pa.
Rivers flowing spontaneously through his cheeks and mingling into an ocean, he says, with half-choked voice, Honey! I don't think I can make it. Examination is approaching, can't leave students. I don't think leave will be granted.
She hung up.
Looking straight into never ending sky on his knees and stretching arms, he laughed... laughed... and laughed... letting his tongue taste his brine and asked... What life is this?
This poetry is based on reality. It happened with me just couple of weeks back. I dedicate this poetry to my beloved father-in-law who passed away few weeks back. May his soul rest in peace in Heaven. Amen!