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Never been okay since then

Arpan Dey 2004 (West Bengal)

I was quite alright,
You know, okay.
But after I came to know -
I just went astray.

It was unbelievably good:
Just not knowing.
But anyway I had to know;
It's inevitable I think.

I've never been okay,
Never been okay since then.
Sudden bursts of euphoria
Came and faded again.

I was flung into the harsh reality -
Again and again and again.
I've never been okay since then -
And never will I be again.

Never been okay since then
Never been okay since then
Never been okay since then
Never been okay since then
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Submitted on March 23, 2021

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Arpan Dey

Arpan Dey, 16, is a high school student from India. He is interested in mathematics, modern physics, the metaphysics of science and interdisciplinary sciences. He is a young member of the Junior Academy of the New York Academy of Sciences. Several of his science articles have been published in Young Scientists Journal. He is also a senior member of the Young Scientists Journal editorial team. He likes to read and write in his leisure time. He has published with Amazon his book on the Harry Potter universe and also a collection of short stories. He wishes to pursue physics in the future. more…

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