Rajaram Ramachandran

Gold Star - 21,269 Points (13-7-31 (see reverse) / Chennai born, now at Juhu, Mumbai, India)

Costly Joke On Condolence - Poem by Rajaram Ramachandran

“She wasn’t, to you alone, a mother
But to all the villagers, a mother, ”
Condoled a senior villager.

An idiot was observing this.
Next, he went to friend’s house
To condole his wife’s demise.

“She wasn’t, to you alone, a wife
But to all the villagers, a wife.”
He was beaten up and ran for his life.

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, August 13, 2003

Poem Edited: Thursday, February 17, 2005

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