Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Gold Star - 28,870 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Fear Is The Lever - Poem by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Fear of starvation drives you to prey
Fear of downfall drives you to fight.
Fear of injury causes the lust for power.
Fear of instability induces love for women

Fear is not the break of one’s action.
It is the very lever of one’s action.
03.02.2002, Pakd

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Poem Submitted: Friday, February 5, 2010

Poem Edited: Tuesday, February 9, 2010

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