Tirupathi Chandrupatla

You Made Me

My dear teacher
Your strictness
Never bothered me
It set me straight.

All my feelings
I had to express to you
Before they boiled in me
And blew me out.

Your unlimited knowledge
Provided me with
The guidance I needed
When I was with you.

Your extraordinary patience
And thoughtful transfer of wisdom
Always helped me acquire
All that I had to.

You made me what I am
I just added a little here
And a little there to deliver
To others what I learned.

Submitted: Saturday, March 01, 2014
Edited: Sunday, March 09, 2014

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  • Geetha Jayakumar (3/2/2014 9:30:00 AM)

    A Lovely tribute to all the teachers who made our life..Beautiful flow of words. Yes, teachers guided our path many times..Loved reading it. (Report) Reply

  • Valsa George (3/2/2014 3:26:00 AM)

    Many of us have such thoughtful memories to share about our dear teachers! Among the class of teachers, some stand out as real beacons and they never fade into oblivion! A great tribute to your teacher! ! (Report) Reply

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