I Just wish

She thought she should have told him that She don’t want to stay here. But then her little voice in her mind replied “Does that even matter to him ?”  She pushed that sarcastic voice aside, was waiting with a huge bag to get the room cleaned.

One elderly man approached her to take her bag , he smiled and said “ You can have the room all to yourself, He wanted you to be comfortable during your stay”.

She blurted out the most pressing question she had “ Where is he ?”

That man looked at her with concern and replied “He left mam. Didn’t he tell you ?”

Her eyes crowded with tears , each step they were taking seemed heavy and the path seemed so long.

She said with shaking voice “He did. I might have forgotten it. Oh my poor memory”. She placed her hand in wall for support.

“We will take good care of you, He will call you for sure” That man replied in flat tone.

“I know he will” , She replied doubtfully, even staying in the same house , he couldnt find time to talk to her all these years.

They came to her room and she settled down , unpacked her bag and started to make it her home. She daily prayed for his health and wellness. she just wished he would come one day to take me home, Her life moved on in the same hope.

#Irony of Mother in the old age home.

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Author: saranya

I am Saranya Sridharan, Software Engineer by profession and a passionate author by choice. My hobby was initially just reading and reading alone. Surprisingly, my writing spree was ignited at a Haiku competition conducted by my college. This ignited spark then rendered to offer another hobby “Blogging” into my life. I have been blogging since then for the last 6 years. I like to motivate people, inspire them to be positive in their life.But being a silent girl , i rarely get the chance to mingle with anyone to express my thoughts. So here i voice out my opinions in words. After reading this people will know this silent girl , actually have a lot to tell to this world. I stick to the simple motto in life, 'Express yourself' In any way you are comfortable with . I have started doing it. What about you !!

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