Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Freshman - 2,117 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Don't regret for the waste


Reputations built might die or go waste.
Goodwill made might collapse or escape soon.
The trusted friend might turn inimical.
The beloved one might desert or betray.
Because the food we take everyday
Goes as faeces, we don't stop seeking food.
The joy accrued from the act of goodness,
Itself with the response is the reward.
04.07.2008

Submitted: Friday, August 08, 2008
Edited: Thursday, October 23, 2014

Topic of this poem: wisdom


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