Saturday, January 16, 2010


Every knock scares me.
Is happiness a borrowed jewel?


ALeks said...

Wow,what a jewel!Beautiful,the visual as the words!

Elisabeth said...

This is just so beautiful, Nazia, the image and the words to match.

Nazia Mallick said...

Thank You, Aleksandra, for your comment and for joining this site.

A very warm welcome to my- Abyss!

Nazia Mallick said...

Thank you very much Elisabeth, as always!!

Christine Robinson said...

Yes, I related to this one when I first read it.

Happiness is a borrowed jewel.

But then, also, grief and sorrow are borrowed books.

Where jewels give us beauty, books give us wisdom. Where beauty fades, wisdom stays. But wisdom finds beauty and happiness because she knows where to look.

Your works are so lovely. Simple and the start of a good discussion.


Nazia Mallick said...

Thank You Christine, for your kind words.

You just gave me a mantra -"grief and sorrow are borrowed books."

I shall remember to return them as soon as possible!


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