Treasure Island

Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

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

One side love is a blossom.


To fall in love is not intentional
But spontaneous and incidental.
Not calculative, it is innocent
Of its end as success or failure.

The unrequited love is one side love.
The love kept undeclared is one side love.
The loved one might be forbidden one
Or formidable or inaccessible.

The emotion cherished and undergone
In the one side love is not inferior
To one’s sensual and sexual impulses.
It’s easy to strike and free to exist.

The one side love depletes not and fades not,
Due to absence of expectation
Of adequate response from the partner.
Hence is absence of dissatisfaction.
21.08.2013

Submitted: Saturday, August 31, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 03, 2013

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