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Let Me Fly

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Let me fly

I was child when I thought to fly; I called my Mum and urged, “Mumum, I want to fly!” She said austerely, “You can’t fly, my boy.” I rethought, “Mum is lying!” She found me rebuking, “Why? Why can’t I fly? Why these birds can only fly and I can’t? ” She fondled over my head and said, “My little boy wants to fly?” I mouthed myself zestfully, “Yes, Mum. I want to!” Silence in the air, squirming sensation in my body, thoughts whirling in my brain, Ceased me shut! Silence also abated as I cried, “Mumum, I want to fly.” She tried to calm me saying, “I’ll teach you how to fly, once we’re done with our supper.” I waited for the moment. She would even not teach me after the dinner. She saw my eyes twinkling with hope. She went to array the pillows and titillated me, beckoning me on the bed. She ordered me to sprawl over the bed. I did as I was directed, after all, she is my Mum. She asked, “Do you really want to fly??” I replied yes. Caressing her fingers on my head, Sometimes on my belly, Vellicating m…

The Irony

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Hello, Folks! It’s been long since I blogged. It’s been probably two months since I updated my blog. Within these two months, many things happened.

This is what happened last evening. I jotted the scene the exact way I encountered in the form of a story. Tell me what you think is the irony here, after reading it. Enjoy reading!

The Irony
It is around 5:50 pm. Mum cries, “Subham...,” with a sense of request in her voice.

I leave everything and walk to the room Mum is in. I ask, “What happened?" tensely.

She orders, “Go to the markets and bring these things I have written on the paper,” with a sense of request in her voice.

I’m wrong. My thoughts are wrong. Mum is just asking me to go to the market. I think, “I should not think something which is not gonna happen,” and sigh.

I put on my jacket and leave the house for the market. I climb the stairs down, pull over my jacket cap over my head and cover my head. I step out the building’s main gate and stride to the shop. After a few steps…