Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Veteran Poet - 3,242 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Who Is To Be Blamed?


The tendency to give concession
Has come down as the tendency
To claim it as a matter of right
Has risen among the recipients.

The tendency to offer succour
Has declined as the tendency
To requite it or show gratitude
Has slowed down among the beneficiaries.

Submitted: Sunday, July 07, 2013
Edited: Monday, July 08, 2013

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27.06.2013

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