Treasure Island

Dr.V.K. Kanniappan

(17.10.1944 / Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India)

Don’t think of passing over the quiet persons!


The crane will be witheringly waiting
at the outlet of the irrigation sluice allowing
the small fish to run till the suitable fleshy fish comes;

similarly, don’t think of passing over the quiet persons
thinking that they are ignorant, but they may be waiting
quietly to face their foe suitably till their chance comes!

Submitted: Friday, January 10, 2014
Edited: Saturday, January 11, 2014

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Poet's Notes about The Poem

Hi,
This poem 'Don’t think of passing over the quiet persons! ' is a translation of a poem from Tamil literature 'moothurai' by Poetess AVVAI.

அடக்கத்தின் சிறப்பு

அடக்க முடையா ரறிவிலரென் றெண்ணிக்
கடக்கக் கருதவும் வேண்டா - மடைத்தலையில்
ஓடுமீ னோட உறுமீன் வருமளவும்
வாடி யிருக்குமாங் கொக்கு.16 - மூதுரை

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