Releasing you from the cage of my memories; feels like it is me who is behind the blockades.
They keep me from breathing, from growing; they make me angry they make me irate.
Your love was to be my lifeline, supporting me to move forward,
Your arrogance became my fetters, my shackles; your pride always pulled me backward.
My love for you was like a flower; waiting to spread its hopeful scent,
Your ignorance was so full of reek that my flower succumbed under its ugly strength!
I stood there for a century I reckon, for you to turn around to look at me once,
You walked away with a star in your hand; you were at the altar the next moment.
I was appalled, dazed and hurt, you were not mine anymore,
You took her hand with a smile on your face, I was not found in your eyes ever again!
Years have passed now; I have not even seen your face,
Nothing has changed as if; your memories still evoke the same rage.
The fire that you lit and left never stopped burning my heart,
You are oblivious to the pain you caused me; you are unaware of my distraught.
To think of it and make a judgment, it isn’t you, who is in the wrong,
I have clinched my fist so tight to hold on to you; not accepting you are long gone!
You never loved me ever, nor did you promise so,
It was me who held our past captive; it was me who became stagnant.
Releasing you now forever, never will you ever be back,
I have found my oasis inside; for you, I have not kept any space.