Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Gold Star - 23,787 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Do You Love Your Name? - Poem by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

She likes to be called mummy by children,
Honey by husband, aunty by young ones,
Madam by strangers and by many more
But not by Kamala which is her name.
She herself calls herself ‘I’, not Kamala,
And if called Kamala, feels disrespected.
Why must she have then her name?

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Poem Edited: Wednesday, May 25, 2011


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