Treasure Island

Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

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

Indian systems of politics


He’s in charge, honest and loyal.
He permits thefts and condones fraud.
He rescues thieves brought to notice.
He’s not sacked; the boss is happy.

Submitted: Sunday, May 19, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 11, 2013

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10.05.2013

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  • Gajanan Mishra (5/19/2013 12:24:00 AM)

    pure system we called it Indian. De facto not in chair, De jure sitting as head of the country, and silent to everything. wonderful India. Good poem, thanks. One is singh another is Gandhi. Am I correct sir? (Report) Reply

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