Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

Gold Star - 17,581 Points (14-2-1957 / Tamilnadu, India)

On Retirement - Poem by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

Retirement?
Retire man, so what!
’Tis just a natural thing
That many tend to do.

’Tis not the end;
’Tis a beginning, dear friend;
’Tis a Godsend;
And He will fend.

So, keep your calm;
Retirement’s a balm,
For wearied body, mind!
A new happiness, you’ll find.

And God will take you,
In a newer direction;
With Heaven as goal,
Why then worry, pal?

Cheer up man!
And pray as fervently as you can;
Life will be fine,
Once again.

God will provide;
God will decide;
Just rest awhile
And wear a smile.

Today will be gone;
The morrow will be born;
God will your life adorn
When comes a new morn!

A new door opens, right today;
Despair not brother, ne’er, nay!
This is your great DAY!
You’ll soon be in your new way!
God bless you!


Comments about On Retirement by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

  • Rajnish Manga (5/11/2017 2:07:00 PM)


    Welcoming the day of retirement with such a sublime approach and blissfulness is amazing.
    @@@ So, keep your calm / Retirement’s a balm,
    For wearied body, mind / A new happiness, you’ll find.
    God bless you!
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  • Bharati Nayak (8/13/2015 8:27:00 PM)


    Yes, life opens new door when one closes.Only we have to look for it.Looking at retirement with full of hopes, the poem is an excellent write. (Report) Reply

  • Ramesh Rai (7/18/2015 5:51:00 AM)


    Yes retirement is the beginning of a new life. Please have a look on my retirement (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 31, 2004

Poem Edited: Saturday, March 20, 2010


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