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Soul is the energy that makes us a living creature.
Voice of a soul - show must go on
My beloved ones,
I was also confined in a body once.
You were mine I was yours,
To-gather we shared sorrows and joys.
We fought as if never to be friends,
We loved as if never to be foes.
How wonderful were days and nights,
Then suddenly I left for heavenly abode.
Leaving you shocked and shattered,
It was like the end of world for you.
You wept day and night,
As if never to get over from grief.
You regretted fighting with me,
You regretted doing many other such things.
Oh dear! you put up my portrait (at most prominent place ) on the wall,
Garlanded it with flowers of my choice.
My belongings then became your most precious treasure,
Oh! How fast time flew my beloved ones.
Days, months and years gone by,
Did not all that happen a long time back.
Long enough to make you forget my portrait,
That is now broken and buried under the garbage.
My belongings are also gone,
Time has healed your emotional scars.
Just like time heals physical scars,
Physical wounds if not healed with time.
Are capable of taking away all the joys of life,
Same is true for emotional scars.
Ups and down of life kept you busy since then,
No time left to think of me.
I had been waiting this to happen,
That is the best gift you have given.
Thank you for leading now a normal life,
My body had gone long back.
I would have gone too, otherwise,
Yes! Show must go on my dear!
When a person dies the near and dears feel his absence for sometimes but time is the biggest healer and things come back to routine and every one gets back to his work and life. The dead is not there but his soul is still wandering in the surroundings and observing and appreciating these natural consequences.
Umesh Chandra Bhatt (author) from Kharghar, Navi Mumbai, India on March 03, 2020:
Diane, thanks for your visit and so nice a comment. Appreciate much and keep in touch.
Diane Denison from Cincinnati Ohio on March 03, 2020:
Great Poem Umesh Chandra Bhatt,"Voice Of A Shadow-Show Must Go In." And The Show Of Life's Experience Does Go On And You Meet Again. Love The Emotions Shown In Such A Deep Poem. Very Good
Umesh Chandra Bhatt (author) from Kharghar, Navi Mumbai, India on February 25, 2020:
Deborah, Namaste. I am so happy that you liked it. Thanks for your attention.
Deborah Reno from First Wyoming, then THE WORLD on February 25, 2020:
The soul must go on.
Umesh Chandra Bhatt (author) from Kharghar, Navi Mumbai, India on January 23, 2020:
Robert, thanks for your comment. Yes, you are right, it is a great plaace for poetry.
Robert Sacchi on January 11, 2020:
Thank you for posting. One thing about HubPages it got me reading poetry. It seems HubPages is a great venue for poetry.
Umesh Chandra Bhatt (author) from Kharghar, Navi Mumbai, India on January 10, 2020:
Thanks Robert, for your crisp and precise observation. Thanks for visiting. Hope we keep in touch.
Robert Sacchi on January 10, 2020:
The poem a mixture of sadness and hope. Well done.
Umesh Chandra Bhatt (author) from Kharghar, Navi Mumbai, India on January 07, 2020:
Thanks Abhay. Poetry is the literary reflection of our mind and sometimes we weave it nicely and sometimes not so successful. Happy that you liked it. Be in touch.
Abhay singh from mumbai on January 07, 2020:
This Poetry is really amazing! It really touched my heart after listening to this poem. Voice of the soul must go one. Do Please write more amazing poetry looking forward to it.
Umesh Chandra Bhatt (author) from Kharghar, Navi Mumbai, India on January 05, 2020:
Natasha, thanks a lot for your nice comment. It is encouraging. Appreciate.
Natasha Tungare from India on January 04, 2020:
Such a beautiful poetry! I could literally feel each and every word in this lovely piece:) A touching and a soulful poem. Please keep writing more. I would love to read
Umesh Chandra Bhatt (author) from Kharghar, Navi Mumbai, India on January 02, 2020:
Dream on, thanks for your beautiful comment on the poem. Really appreciate.
DREAM ON on January 01, 2020:
Over the years I have lost many family and friends. Your words make life comforting and purposeful. That we all end up learning and growing spiritually long after our human bodies have worn out. Thank you so much for sharing and teaching.
Umesh Chandra Bhatt (author) from Kharghar, Navi Mumbai, India on December 31, 2019:
Liz Westwood, thanks for visiting.
Liz Westwood from UK on December 31, 2019:
This is an interesting perspective on life, death and grief.
bhattuc on December 31, 2019:
Chuck Nugent, thanks for visiting.
bhattuc on December 31, 2019:
Gypsy Rose Lee, thanks for your comments.
Chuck Nugent from Tucson, Arizona on December 30, 2019:
An interesting and thought provoking poem. Great Hub, thanks for sharing.
Gypsy Rose Lee from Daytona Beach, Florida on December 30, 2019:
A wonderful and most heartfelt poem.
Umesh Chandra Bhatt (author) from Kharghar, Navi Mumbai, India on December 29, 2019:
Thanks for visiting as well as for your nice comment. Appreciate.
Karen A Szklany from New England on December 29, 2019:
Very heart-warming tribute to the nature of human relationships touched by grief.
Umesh Chandra Bhatt (author) from Kharghar, Navi Mumbai, India on December 28, 2019:
MG, thanks for visiting. Thanks for the nice comments.
MG Singh emge from Singapore on December 28, 2019:
The soul is indestructible in almost all religions only Hinduism and Buddhism talk of its transmigration from one body to another. Excellent poem
Umesh Chandra Bhatt (author) from Kharghar, Navi Mumbai, India on December 27, 2019:
Mona Gonzalez, nice to see that you liked the poem and correlate it also. Thanks for your touching comments. Appreciate.
Mona Sabalones Gonzalez from Philippines on December 27, 2019:
My mother died after a long illness, pretty much approximating what you have described in this poem. It was hard to see her suffer. As you said, it takes time to get over a loss like this. And as you said, with time one moves on but never forgets. I felt personally addressed with the lines, "That is the best gift you have given.
Thank you for leading now a normal life"
Thank you very much for this heartfelt poem.
Umesh Chandra Bhatt (author) from Kharghar, Navi Mumbai, India on December 26, 2019:
Ruby Jean Richert, sorry to hear that. It is always a pain, such happenings. Hope you come out of the grief soon. God bless you.
Thanks for your encouraging words. Appreciate such gestures from senior members like you. Merry Christmas and happy new year.
Ruby Jean Richert from Southern Illinois on December 26, 2019:
This is especially dear to me, I lost my son last January and I feel him near at times. Beautifully expressed!