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Saturday, September 18, 2010

This used to be the place I ran to


The past used to be amazing and the present has been just about okay. And who knows as to what the future holds? So I will keep running back to this place. A place I once called home and that's where my first friendships were formed and 20 years later they are still around me. In a city that truly defines the term uncertainty... this place will always be my safest home and I want to return home very soon.

"Don't look back
Keep your head held high
Don't ask them why
Because life is short
And before you know
You're feeling old
And your heart is breaking
Don't hold on to the past
Well that's too much to ask"


This used to be my play ground
by Madonna

8 comments:

Vishal Raj said...

If you've clicked this, its worth lot of appreciation. Great work and great words. Keep going.

The Silent Speaker said...

Thank you Vishal. Yes I took this picture. Its of my elementry school. :)

Thanks for dropping by!

Anthony Duce said...

I photo and the words work so well together. The connection with the place is obviously very strong. Thank you for sharing…

monica said...

The picture says all dear :)
You are back with a new blog! Am so glad to see you writing again, it took a few clicks to ascertain that you are Jalpari :P
Am so happy really :D

Pesto Sauce said...

You are fortunate that you love your past, many like me want to run away from it

The Silent Speaker said...

@ Anthony - Thanks for dropping by! And yes the connection is very deep.

@ Monica - Thanks so much for dropping by. I esp wanted to thank the individuals who dropped by and wrote some kind words to help me get through a very diffucult phase. And I am happy to see you here. Keep visiting! :)

@ PS - Thank you for commenting. I do love the past that was there before the recent past! :)

Y. said...

Question: where is this?

The Silent Speaker said...

@ Y- In Karachi, Pakistan. :)

Lovely people who read my blog