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

Gold Star - 17,788 Points (14-2-1957 / Tamilnadu, India)

Sonnet: Let God Have His Ways! - Poem by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

If things don’t happen in the ways they should,
And plead I did for justice umptine times,
Why should I for the clumsiness then brood?
Instead of dinars, they give me just dimes!

Why should I care when I am not to blame!
My honest work will prove its worth someday;
My ‘bosses’ have no conscience or shame;
The files are made to look unfit their way!

But am I eager for my promotion
From hearts of stone and unfair, unjust hands?
Their words are like a poisonous potion,
Inviting me to join clandestine bands!

God will do things for me in His own way;
I ought to be most patient till that day.

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, September 4, 2003

Poem Edited: Monday, March 8, 2010

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