For Sale

For sale sign

is on my home,

the house

that I never owned.

The place

where I was born

and now

from where I am torn.

Time to move on,

I am told,

but that’s not easy

when you are old.

Memories are now

all that remain,

each one

now etched with pain.

house surrounded with trees on grayscale photography
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3 thoughts on “For Sale

  1. Ramyani Bhattacharya Feb 9, 2019 — 13:06

    This is so poignant and deep. Loved it.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. That is touching. I just googled the place where I spent most of my childhood – its gone !! but I saw neigbouring houses up for sale. ….memories good and bad.

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