Double life…!!!

There she goes,
Lightly on her toes.
Putting on a great smile,
Always going an extra mile.
Making others laugh,
Makes the troubles go dwarf.
Spreading cheer all along,
Singing a new sweet song.
Always busy with her chatter,
With some occasional friendly banter.
There she is, so happy,
Her life’s so perfectly in order.
You think that is true,
And look at life with a different view.
But do you think that’s true?
Nay, not so I must say!
‘Cause behind the mask,
There she is.
Suffering silently,
With tears falling steadily.
A lonely soul,
In life’s whirl.
Many times being hurt,
With life being curt.
But put it all together,
And there she is,
Living a DOUBLE LIFE!!!

6 responses to “Double life…!!!”

  1. Hi Reema, I have featured this poem of yours in this week's 'A Sneak From The Past'. You can check it out here:

  2. Saru Singhal says:

    Many women will identify with this poem. Beautifully penned.

  3. Wish the life behind the mast turns into smiles too! Loved the poem Reema 😉 Simple with so many emotions 🙂

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