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

Gold Star - 17,287 Points (14-2-1957 / Tamilnadu, India)

Sonnet: The World Today(15) - Poem by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

Lo, when I see a new obituary,
Untimed demise of one of great repute;
Or a sad man's Auto-biography,
A family- feud due to a land dispute.

And when I hear news of a robbery,
A cold-blooded murder in broad daylight;
An act of rape or of adultery;
of two Brothers who had a silly fight!

The kidnap-story of a doctor's child,
A necklace snatched at point of knife in light;
The rampage of animals from the wild,
I curse this world with all my lingual might.
'Tis sad how men have turned a world so nice
Into a den of fear and grief and vice.

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Poem Submitted: Friday, June 20, 2003

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