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A Tear Behind A Smile

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Everybody experiences drama because it is a normal part of our life, however, there are others who opt to conceal there true emotions because they simply want to heal the pain through laughter rather than dwelling on its wrecking side effects. These intelligent personalities are well-known for their extraordinary ability to alter anyone’s blue mood into a colorful hue of joy. Some of them are known in comedy films such as Rowan Atkinson, Adam Sandler, Will Ferrell, among others while others goes anonymous and faceless, but equally share the same amount of wit and magical humor at the same time. Known for their big smiles & lively attitude, people of all ages love them. In fact, everyone invites them in almost all big events of their life.

I see myself as an intelligent, sensitive human, with the soul of a clown which forces me to blow it at the most important moments.

— Jim Morrison

The Clown

Fun & full of spirit, that’s what he is!
A joyful character; he doesn’t seem to know sadness.
His happy eyes seem not to know how to cry,
For he hide behind a big smile.
Yes, he is like that all the time.

His nose & cheeks tag along in hue,
So red –it seem a blush over a rendezvous.

Kids & grown-ups alike,
Were in need of his presence
For he is like a rainbow
Battling sadness with lively colors.

He try so hard to make everyone laugh
But, nobody knew the man behind the mask.

A man whose temples frown,
His wistful eyes seem to have abandoned the light.
He doesn’t shine at all.
But, nobody dared to ask him,
If he is doing fine
Or if he is okay.

They do silly things to eliminate your sadness, stress, and all things that hurt and exhaust you in the best of their abilities. Yet, in all their happy vibes shadows a drama of their own pain and sorrows. You may think that they are always in glow, but, the sad truth is that they also cry when life beats them in two.

This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

© 2019 Shing Araya

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