I am affected.

I am affected
by sights and  sounds,
warmth of air or rustle of wind  ,
altitude above , dust below- yes, I’m affected;
by flurry of activity on a busy thoroughfare
or eerie silence  haunting,  a monastery abandoned ;
one after the other, infusing life or clobbering my feet,
sometimes to sulk as a bedraggled fellow
and other times, appearing as sweet-
how I’m affected ! at the slightest of provocation,
they having warned me of such predilection long time back,
and yet, I haven’t  changed
same heart-beat ,  same  joy evoking –
 merest suggestion of you , to this day triggering …


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