the Wait is Over…

He has heard

Our prayers,

The longing of the earth,

And our soul calls.

The rain which we longed for

Has fallen lightly

The whole day long.

The sky is now

A dull grey,

But that is a

Small price to pay;

For the peace

That the rain has brought,

To my aching heart.

But is my waiting over?

Will my longing

Be ever quenched?

Even with the downpour

Of one life long ?

Am I not looking for Him

In every flower,

In every bush

And in every rain drop?

*********

In continuation of Waiting with Longing ..

Thank you so much for your prayers and wishes : Saba, Swapnal, Ashna, Ian, Bugskybuckeye, Huguette, Just Me, Jyot, Kamal, Steve, Jyoti

66 thoughts on “the Wait is Over…

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  1. Ameen ๐Ÿ’ž๐Ÿ’ž
    You have to wait ages for the recipe ๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜€. I think it’s a interior Sindh recipe. Sounds scrumptious ๐Ÿ˜‹๐Ÿ˜‹๐Ÿ˜‹
    I’ll try to send soon.
    Enjoy rain, Uncle โ˜”โ˜”๐ŸŒง๐ŸŒง

  2. Send me the recipe of Sindhi Biryani Saba. I think it could be like the famous Hyderabadi Biryani ๐Ÿ˜Š
    Sindhi curry is with lots of Veges, including drum sticks and besan as base ๐Ÿ˜Š
    Insha Allah you too will have rains soon.

  3. Not yet. Karachi has been enjoying a rainy weather but Hyderabad and interior Sindh still waiting.
    Sindhi curry ๐Ÿค”. Our Sindhi Biryani is also very popular. Give it a try ๐Ÿ˜‹๐Ÿ˜‹

  4. Thank you Saba. Have the rains reached Sind or not?
    You know in our family one of our favourite dishes is Sindhi Curry ๐Ÿ› ๐Ÿ˜Šโค๏ธ

  5. Oh wow! This is great ๐Ÿ˜Š it was so fast! Glad it finally rained and lovely words and poem for this occasion ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜Š

  6. I’m glad you got some rain and also glad for a lifetime longing for God. A beautiful poem!

  7. Yes Samyak ๐Ÿ˜Š am sitting in the balcony just now and enjoying the drizzle and the grey sky with a cup of tea ๐Ÿต

  8. Welcome dear Ashok and yes Mumbai always gets more rain and we all require rain today, look at Chennai no rains and so sad over there. Let us all pray to God to give us more rains. Hope we humans could take care of our environment.

  9. Yes it’s great to hear the pitter patter on ledges and roof tops, flowers nodding in glee .

  10. True – wait for this is over and within that dissolution another wait has taken birth – soon we wait for the rain to stop and this birth and dissolution continues !!

  11. Such a Beautttttiful poem Uncle… soothing my soul just like rain soothes mother earth…๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ˜„

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