Wednesday, January 13, 2010

slipping into


i am in pain. its unexplainable how much it hurts. i don't do it consciously but i face the brunt of it fully conscious. i am left with ugly scars on my feet which i see everyday and a prominent scar in my mind which i cannot see but definitely feel.


i keep tripping . or to put it better, i keep slipping into other people's shoe. of course they don't fit me ... and hence the ugly scars. but when i wear them, as uncomfortable may i feel, i can't stop looking through their eyes. i can see what they see. i can perceive what they perceive . i can think what they think. and the most painful part, i can feel what they feel.


finally when i can draw myself away from them, i am rendered unable to stand. unable to feel hatred when i should feel so ..... unable to feel love when i should feel so.....it causes "emotional imbalance" in me.


i am forced to be wisely foolish when i want to be foolishly wise. overdose of empathy can be so injurious to action.



4 comments:

  1. Its been an age.Kothay tui?
    Phone korlam sho sho baar.Doesn't get through.

    And why are you feeeling like this?

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  2. Superb!Just perfect! It expresses truly, how we feel right now. Please write more often.

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  3. joey !
    the first part sounds more like a email than a comment ! nevertheless the answer's in your inbox.

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  4. thanks jahnavi.
    nice to hear that there are more people who feel similarly. and yes, i guess i have been really infrequent. hopefully getting into a writing spree again.

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