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Sunday, 30 June 2013

Haiku Heights Prompt # 260 Firefly

                                                     The innocent  firefly
                                  searching a candle light
                                       unaware of doom!!


Prompted by Leo's Haiku Heights Prompt # 260  Firefly

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    1. Whatever may be the reason ,they are destined to get burnt. Thank you Anil.

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  2. Thank you for changing over to blogger Usha!! :) So much easier to leave a comment now!!
    This is the sad destiny for an interesting creature....the glitterati arrive and after all the razzle and dazzle the show ends with a note saying more to follow!! :)

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    1. Thanks Nanka. It is very true All that glitters comes to an end as speedily as it appeared. Happy that you find it easier to comment.

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    2. An the temptation of light, great haiku

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    3. Thank you MLM. Happy that you liked it!

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    1. Thanks a lot Rama. Your comments matter so much to me.

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  4. Your haiku reminded me of a kishore kumar song "Pyaar diwana hota hai..."

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    1. Wow how romantic! I love this song. You know which song I was reminded of when writing this.... Mehfil me jal uthi shama parwane ke liye.Pyar bana hai is duniya men mar jane ke liye. Do you like old songs? I love them.

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    2. Oh yes Ushaji I love old songs, in this song there is a line "Shama kahe parwaane se, pare chala jaa, meri tarah jal jayega, yahaan nahi aa; woh nahi sunta, usko jal jaana hota hai..."

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    3. Oh wow I love this song. How similar are our choices!!

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    1. Thank you RIP. I am glad you liked it.

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    2. Thanks RIP .I am glad you liked it.

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  6. I find this goes farther than just about fireflies. It can apply to people in general too. Thanks for sharing. :)

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    1. Welcome Sania. You are right. This is true for every one. If we are reckless, we too will face thesame consequences like the firefly

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  7. Uh oh .. Poor hopeful firefly. .. And beware humans too. Not all that glitters is gold.
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    1. Welcome Foam. The pity is that knowingly the fireflies go near the flame. Humans also know what is right and what is wrong. Still they commit blunders.

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  8. Ohhhhhhh Usha...I can now comment on your blog.
    Yes, beware of the bright lights!

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    1. Hi Rallentanda,was there some problem in commenting in my blog?You are correct.All that glitters is not gold.

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