Abdul Wahab


Oh, Teacher! If You One Day Become My Student! - Poem by Abdul Wahab

Oh! Teacher, Oh! Teacher,
If you, one day, become my student,
and I become your Teacher.
Before I teach you
I would bring the magic stick
to turn difficult lesson
too easy and systematic.

I would go from the road of America
to the kingdom of Athena
to change the pedagogy
to bring the Heuristic
project of John Dewy.
Before advising one social moral quality.
I would advice you to visualize one humanity.

To live
and let live
in harmony
explaining the bases of
Economy, sociology, philosophy,
biology and Psychology,
of education for Perfection.

I would believe you before you believe
impossible potentiality.
I would push you before you push
To cross the limit without difficulty.
I would put you in on the vessel
and set off to sail
to make an unknown Voyage,
till you get the light of horizon
return is forbidden,
for you.


Comments about Oh, Teacher! If You One Day Become My Student! by Abdul Wahab

  • Raj Arumugam (2/9/2012 10:02:00 PM)


    an enjoyable and very readable poem, Abdul...the humor is great and there's a very deep message in your poem... (Report) Reply

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  • Martin O'Neill (1/25/2012 3:11:00 PM)


    I would enjoy dining with you one evening Abdul. It would be a most entertaining and enlightening meal, I am sure.
    Next time I am in West Bengal I will be sure to look you up.
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  • (1/24/2012 9:46:00 AM)


    Wow... what a beautiful written poem with ideas ive never come across before in writing, there for very original. As im actually pursuing to become a teacher I was drawn to this peom immediately. Lovely imagerys and powerful emotive concepts. (Report) Reply

  • (1/21/2012 1:52:00 PM)


    Bingo! Thrill and drama accompanied with music while read your of heaven's quality. Hello! I am also a teacher but you ideas to teach is shaking my wheels (heart) and rocking my globe (mind) .......

    Here I demand you to write poems like this! Thumbs up Wahab bhai!
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  • Otteri Selvakumar (1/17/2012 9:25:00 AM)


    you are not only teacher good poet (Report) Reply

  • (1/16/2012 9:20:00 AM)


    Beautiful thinking a great poem (Report) Reply

  • Wabi Sabi (1/15/2012 2:12:00 AM)


    I think I like it very much. Life has so much unknown things to learn, which I always wonder. Reading this, I felt myself having found someone like me. And I got encouraged. (Report) Reply

  • (1/14/2012 4:54:00 PM)


    Love this poem....Bravo! ! (Report) Reply

  • (1/14/2012 12:16:00 PM)


    poem's subject is so good.i like it very much............. (Report) Reply

  • Hiralal Patil (1/12/2012 7:55:00 AM)


    good composing dear Abdul.. (Report) Reply

  • (1/11/2012 8:50:00 AM)


    cheers to student-teacher relationship! ! (Report) Reply

  • (1/11/2012 4:38:00 AM)


    wonderful poem..a tribute to teachers and students... (Report) Reply

  • Denis Martindale (1/8/2012 6:14:00 AM)


    The general theme is enthusiastically done and that's why I like this poetry.

    You might like this poem about a teacher who was given a super vision...

    http: //www.poemhunter.com/poem/supervision/
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  • (1/7/2012 5:08:00 AM)


    very nice subject for a poem. ;) (Report) Reply

  • (1/6/2012 10:18:00 PM)


    hahaha...enjoyed reading student perspective of a teacher...i should rush to find what mine think of me! (Report) Reply

  • Unwritten Soul (12/20/2011 10:08:00 AM)


    Telling something for nice advices also is like a teacher, as teacher is to tell and advice students...and whoever here entitled as teacher to read this, wow you are being their teacher, our teacher for this lesson....so for you Wahab, thank you teacher...now we all here as your readers and also as your students :) _Unwritten Soul (Report) Reply

  • Vipins Puthooran (12/17/2011 12:03:00 PM)


    'Tis a g'd theme! ! ! !
    Many times I too have thought of it! ! !
    If I were her the teacher, I'd teach her the lessons of my mind- the untold! ! ! !
    A g'd poem Indeed! ! !
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Poem Submitted: Friday, December 16, 2011

Poem Edited: Friday, April 27, 2012


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