Treasure Island

Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

(June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Either you or I.


Either you speak or I shall;
Don’t let the silence speak.

Either you say or I shall;
Don’t let the dumbness say.

Let me touch you; don’t repel.
Else the reluctance will touch.

Let me steal you; don’t elude
Else the distance will steal.

The seed sown, water must pour;
The plant grown, harvest must start.
10.04.2009

Submitted: Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Edited: Thursday, September 30, 2010
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