VW (17-04-1969 / India)

Robust Life

She is born
Not with silver spoon
She gives us a life of Gold.

She is brought up
Not in a state of aristocracy
She gives us a life of nobility.

She is educated
Not being pampered
She gives us a life of astuteness.

She is honored
Not being humiliated
She gives us a life of transparency.

She is left happy-go-lucky
Not being left loose
She gives us a life of blend.

She is bound with commitment
Not being fickle
She gives us a life of accountability.

She is very compassionate
Not being boorish
She gives us a life of passion.

She is certainly living hot-and-sweet
Not being in heaven-like
She gives us a life of reality.

She is our daughter
Not being treated as a weight
She gives us a life of ‘Robust’.

This poem is dedicated to my dear daughter - HAVYA on her 18th Birthday on 24/04/2009.


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Comments (31)

What a wonderful write, Vidi. This poem expresses, not only, love for a child (we all love our children) but also a great respect and appreciation for the wonderful, strong, and exceptional individual that she is. Great write. My best wishes to you and to Havya. Richard
Wonderful and very true... Daughters are really blessings... I have a 2 n half year old daughter and I can't tell you how much she makes me happy, content and proud... Wish you and Havya a lot of happiness always... Regards, Kamran
Beautiful...! Good Vidi, good Havya, God bless. A belated Happy Birthday to Havya. But its your robustness which gave you robust Havya...! Cheers. Subroto
A loving mother and a lucky daughter....congratulations to Vidi...best wishes to Havya(what does the name mean?) ...A lovely poem indeed
Happy birthday to her..............a 'robust gem'
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