Dr John Celes

(14-2-1957 / Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India)

Senryu 405


in most world nations today
a few live in incredible prosperity
while myriads live in gloom of stark poverty

Submitted: Friday, September 02, 2011
Edited: Saturday, September 03, 2011
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