Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

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

Visalakshi iv


Visalakshi is under dialysis.
I heard and enquired over phone.
She displayed no attachment.

Her son family met a car accident.
I heard and condoled over phone.
She displayed no attachment.

After her husband’s death in a car accident,
When I condoled to her over phone
She displayed disinterest.

It is written on the wall
That she is not inclined to resurrect
Our love aborted fifty five years ago.

Her virtue is commendable.
My lingering love is rejected.
I am proud I’d loved such a woman.

Submitted: Thursday, June 13, 2013
Edited: Friday, June 14, 2013

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05.06.2013

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  • Veeraiyah Subbulakshmi (6/13/2013 11:01:00 PM)

    Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar, really a good poem on a faithful Indian woman. Thank your for your effort after so many pages of slaughter.. (Report) Reply

  • Unwritten Soul (6/13/2013 10:06:00 PM)

    Hope she will get fine and enjoying smile later...so she can still feel good something about life...and that's how people around her need to do now, and you tried it...and that's great to have such support_Soul (Report) Reply

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