A thread of belief, around the wrist

Of a brother, sister, friend, human…

A promise of being there,

Feeling belonged to, always…

Never deserting, standing strong,

Rakhi, a simple thread, that binds,

A symbol of love, memories, togetherness.

Amidst gusty winds of intolerance.
~Debdoot Mukherjee
     Kolkata, India

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