Treasure Island

Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

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

Perfection


Perfection is not existing.
It is mere the conjure of mind,
Triggered by one’s intelligence.
Discontentment is the result,
Where intelligentsias abound.
A singer cannot enjoy a song
As much as a lay man does.
11.10.2008

Submitted: Friday, October 24, 2008

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