Refuge

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  Image Credits : Uthara Ramakrishnan
Image Credits : Uthara Ramakrishnan

Fragile heart;
bricked and protected
filled, each time
broken –
with Japanese gold.
Strange beauty
in all its pieces.
Finding refuge
between
words
not letting anyone
trespass.
Thrumming – so faint,
a whisper
for those who listen,
and an echo
of lives – past.