Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Gold Star - 40,310 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Falling Lame - Poem by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

I dreamt of becoming an actor,
Lured by the romantic field,
Lured by the airs they’d wield.
I dreamt of becoming a writer
Lured by the value they got.
I dreamt of many things
To become of and the time went out.


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Poem Submitted: Monday, June 6, 2011

Poem Edited: Tuesday, June 7, 2011


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