Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Freshman - 2,331 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Grandpa's name


Tom is my name and my grandfather's.
Tom is my name and my grandson's also.
Out of gratitude, this custom follows.
I only reminds of my grandfather Tom
And my grandson only reminds of me.
One's name dies along with one's grandson
Though the same name is carried over further.
30.07.2014

Submitted: Saturday, August 02, 2014

Topic of this poem: life


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