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Anuj Nair 

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The boundless leap


                The boundless leap

                   'I' am never alone

                   Yet the Mind yearn

                   To possess all that I love

                   Those that I cannot own

I reach out for the sky

Leap to seize the Sun

Though frail are my wings

and so weak is my leap

One more lesson I learn

One more trip and overturn

I bite the golden dust

and kiss my own failing feet

I rise up to lament

It's out of reach, I cry

I lick my bloodless wounds

and hug my bundle of rich rags

I keep counting my lessons

Not knowing the simple truth 

that the ape never leashed

Is neither not released

Once released, 'I' soar 

No limits no more

Boundless my belongings

Not a thing 'I' own

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