Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Veteran Poet - 2,796 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

The hastening exit



I entered a book exhibition,
Spent half the time to cover a quarter
Leisurely, and a little hurry spent
A quarter time to cover a quarter,
And a quarter time to cover the half,
So inadequate, resulting
In skipping many worth whiles.
Who have died missing not a lot?
16.01.2004

Submitted: Thursday, May 26, 2011

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