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

Gold Star - 17,119 Points (14-2-1957 / Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India)

Sonnet: The Man On The Beat - Poem by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

The man who wields the baton, think awhile!
You cannot take the law into your hand;
You can’t assault but cases you may file;
No innocent in jail should ever land.

You guard the lives and property of men;
Your uniform is respected with fear!
You rid the earth off evil-doers, when
You bring solace and wipe many a tear.

Your job is responsible, full of stress;
So noble is your duty towards men;
Take care and caution not to stain your dress;
But transform earth in all ways to Heaven.

You chose on earth, a life of sacrifice!
Let not desires, you ever entice.


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Poem Submitted: Monday, July 14, 2003

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