Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Freshman - 2,312 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Love and Beauty


You and I love peacocks.
Peacocks love peahens.
Peahens love their chicks.
What are love’s criteria?

To you and I, a cock is a beauty.
To a cock, a hen is a beauty.
To a hen, her chicks are beauties.
What are beauty’s criteria?

Submitted: Thursday, May 16, 2013
Edited: Thursday, May 16, 2013

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