veeraiyah subbulakshmi


It Is Enough!


It is just enough for me,
To have three meals a day,
A few drinks to be gay,
Knocking beds that sway,
Everyone's roof that stay,
As Flooring of another's way,
The monthly salary that pays,
For food, fun and utilities,
Insurance for my illness,
Stamps for my weakness,
Taxes to support the sovereign,
Slaving this body as the carbon,
There is no tomorrow in my calendar,
It is just enough for my survival.

Submitted: Sunday, February 03, 2013
Edited: Monday, February 04, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (It Is Enough! by veeraiyah subbulakshmi )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

New Poems

  1. पापा, sushant jha
  2. The Merely Imagined Author Writing The L.., mary douglas
  3. Will you come to me tonight?, Erato
  4. पापा, sushant jha
  5. पापा, sushant jha
  6. Resurgence, DEEPAK KUMAR PATTANAYAK
  7. Returning from the Broken Mirror Myth, Gabriel Sumon
  8. Tour Of Life, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  9. ZZ Animals Flunk These 2014 Candidates, Saiom Shriver
  10. my pool days, lee fones

Poem of the Day

poet John Clare

I love to see the old heath's withered brake
Mingle its crimpled leaves with furze and ling,
While the old heron from the lonely lake
Starts slow and flaps its melancholy wing,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Grace Paley

 

Trending Poems

  1. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  2. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  3. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  6. All the World's a Stage, William Shakespeare
  7. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  8. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  9. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. Invictus, William Ernest Henley

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]