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

Gold Star - 16,688 Points (14-2-1957 / Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India)

Sonnet: Predicament - Poem by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

The present world is treacherous and bad;
The root of all evil is corruption;
Election promises may make all glad;
But are they carried out from inception?

The world believes in deception to core;
Most tongues are blurting lies with often ease;
Most honest citizens are shown the door;
How can the righteous person live in peace?

The plight of common man is terrible;
Roofless, foodless, jobless, most people stay;
The heinous crimes are turning horrible;
Which honest leader can bring on his sway?

Security of property is gone;
The girl-babe’s murdered before being born!

Copyright by Dr John Celes 30-08-2015

Topic(s) of this poem: life

Form: Sonnet


Comments about Sonnet: Predicament by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

  • Ramesh T A (8/31/2015 12:48:00 AM)


    The wrongs of the world due to politicians lies and corruption everywhere makes this world a treacherous one indeed! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, August 30, 2015



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