Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Silver Star - 4,190 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Robes Are The Rod. - Poem by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

A king needs a robe; a judge needs a robe;
A night too needs it; so do even priests.
They borrow from robes strength and composure.
Subjects draw from robes fear and weakness.


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02.11.2013

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, November 7, 2013

Poem Edited: Friday, November 8, 2013


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