Koyamparambath Satchidanandan

Pulloot, Thrissur district, Kerala, India
Koyamparambath Satchidanandan
Pulloot, Thrissur district, Kerala, India
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Stammer

Stammer is no handicap.
It is a mode of speech.

Stammer is the silence that falls
between the word and its meaning,
just as lameness is the
silence that falls between
the word and the deed.

Did stammer precede language
or succeed it?
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Unnikrishnan E S 27 November 2018
Part 2 And it goes on to state, showcase the decay of man’s culture, civilisation: When a whole people stammer stammer becomes their mother-tongue: just as it is with us now. A sharp incisive comment on the contemporary times..
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Unnikrishnan E S 27 November 2018
A very poignant metaphorical write, a profound Statement, on the state on the mankind. Stammer is no handicap. It is a mode of speech. Stammer is the silence that falls between the word and its meaning....
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Bijay Kant Dubey 26 October 2018
Stammering is no speech defect, but an attempt to explode, to break the silence or a ripple. Man not, God too would have stammered while creating the universe.
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Kee Thampi 12 April 2015
God too must have stammered when He created man. That is why all the words of man carry different meanings. smoking the cloud words
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