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

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

Sonnet: Life's Like This - Poem by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

A complex balance, God allows on earth,
Whose nature, man can never understand;
God gives a purpose for each human birth,
And leads the righteous, holding by right hand.

Most nations' people labor in ways vain;
Huge sums get spent in making trips to space;
Who cares about his brother's woes and pain?
Most humans love to wear a mask for face!

While millions starve for want of one small meal,
How money's poured down drains and well forgot!
The neighbor's problems, no one cares to feel;
The world is heading for a mighty rot!

But nothing happens without grace of God;
Each human feat requires Maker's nod!

Copyright by Dr John Celes 15-01-2016

Topic(s) of this poem: life

Form: Sonnet

Comments about Sonnet: Life's Like This by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

  • (1/15/2016 12:17:00 AM)

    Dear Dr,
    Every line has a golden meaning.
    Happy new Year.
    I came once to kaRpagam Medical College with an idea of meeting you, but you were on leave that day.
    I met my friends Dr.N.Radhakrishnan, Dr.Ravindran (Ophthalmology Professors) and Dr.M.Manivasagam (Prof of Paediatrics)
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 14, 2016

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