Unpredicted journeys, augmented Detours and prolonged stays Curious minds, lost roads and finding ways… Unkempt hair, bruised legs and weary eyes, Is never more daunting than those cherished goodbyes… Battered backpacks and a sore body lays In search for the next voyage it craves While un-brushed mornings are not a prime whet Exhausted yet savored is every sunset. A Traveller is intuitive, instinctive, all he requisites is a will Rebelliousness, imagination and a scenery to marvel A Tourist is chary, beguiled by the facade of several laurels Returning home with a mind and soul alike desolated barrels For fulfillment comes to only the travelled Not a tad bit in a destination unraveled. So I eloquently quote ‘Travel not to go anywhere but to go. Travel for travels sake. The great affair is to move.’ Impel your notions to awake Entrench your predilections to improve. & when you’ve accomplished more than you sought You’ll return back only to perceive the serenity it’s taught The feeling you get when your long lost desires like sails are unfurled.. & realizing that the I’ve-missed-you hug is the best type in the whole wide world Every mortal is worthy of adventure, only then you discover serendipity by all means You’ll learn the true meaning of abstract & that the most salient reason to go from one place to another is to encounter the in-between’s We take immense pleasure in doing just that!!! Eventually you discern that its not Destiny that mattered Its the fate that took us there fitfully shattered Sometimes a clear road, often interspersed with gravel & it is that fate, I’d like to describe as Travel. Text by: Jacob Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... 2 Responses Jacob February 13, 2014 thanks alot kenny….i wrote this while i was sitting at my desk in my office and I sure as hell feel the same about leaving the job n hitting the road! Reply Kenny Shaw February 12, 2014 I really liked the way this post has been written, so inspiring and fresh. I feel like just leaving my job and hitting the road and never coming back to this office of mine. This write up has so much passion and effort that even without knowing the write I feel in sync with him. Thanks a lot for sharing this post with us Jacob. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.