Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

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

Hopes and fears hook us.


Hope of gain is more cheerful than the gain.
Hope of love is more charming than the love.
Hope of life is more assuring than the life.
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  • C T Heart (8/23/2008 3:37:00 AM)

    Nice presentation of the positive and negative frames of life...hope to overcome the fears...lovely. (Report) Reply

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