Tune that I would’ve never chosen


I can’t believe I’m hearing this same old tune again. How long has it been, like twenty-some years? Is this what it’s like being old now? My, how I’ve grown… into something no less different. Blank eyed and coming of age, sitting in the car and looking out the car windshield; I once watched my self being somewhere far away from this place.
Here I am, miles and miles away, across the seven seas, years and years down the road
Surrounded by dust and glitter under the eastern sunlight
Finding pieces of myself that my feeble arms have tried to hold together for so long.
How weird, to be hearing some same old tune
That I would’ve never chosen.

Published by Samasya Tapasya

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3 thoughts on “Tune that I would’ve never chosen

  1. “We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.”
    T.S.Eliot

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