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

Gold Star - 17,498 Points (14-2-1957 / Tamilnadu, India)

Sonnet: Don’t Blame Nature - Poem by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

Why challenge Mother Nature, man, in vain?
Accept her superiority and pow’r;
One can’t traverse with equal speed each lane;
Take blame for every flood, wind, drought and show’r!

When hot, the excess steam must be let off;
When cold, one needs to cover to gain heat;
When Nature’s in a furious mood, don’t scoff;
Find solutions better and don’t retreat.

When Nature sends a breeze, man loves her touch;
When Nature blows a wind fierce, men rant, rave;
Yet, Nature balances her acts so much;
From natural disasters, man ought to save.
Align with Nature: Love the way she works;
But cursing God brings man more Nature’s jerks!

Dr John Celes 9-6-2005


Comments about Sonnet: Don’t Blame Nature by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

  • (8/22/2017 11:08:00 AM)


    Beautiful poem...we shouldn't blame nature for things we cause! love it.. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, September 6, 2005

Poem Edited: Thursday, May 20, 2010


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