“These days” – Nayana Nair

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These days
I want to stay away from people,
who I once called friends,
(I think they never called me that)
and I have doubts on what I feel.

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These days
I am suffering from an unexplained aversion
to human relation and condition.
My efforts are spent
in avoiding people and small talks.

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These days,
I spend my days
thinking, “What is wrong with me?’,
knowing that these feeling are weird
and still not finding something wrong
where there should be soomething wrong.
In the brief moments when I am reminded
of once dear faces,
I feel an ache,
a feeling that I have been let down,
I have been betrayed by everyone,
I have been wronged.

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These days,
I am no longer myself.
I am somewhere where
I have lost sense of myself and others.
Even though you miss me,
even though you love me,
please don’t try to bring me back.

21 Comments

    1. I am glad that you could relate it.
      Though it is sad and comforting at the same time to know that one is not alone in such situations. 🙂
      Thanks a lot 🙂

      1. It is sad but you are not alone and I wish you better things than how you feel now, but you are honest about how you feel that is the best thing and it will set you free instead of those who pretend they never feel it, you face it. xo

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