Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Gold Star - 39,889 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

The Constipation - Poem by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Pity is a kind of love
That you must experience;
Doing so, you cleanse your soul.

Being true is a kind of love
That you must experience;
Doing so, you please your soul.

To part with is a kind of love
That you must experience;
Doing so, you ease your soul.

To earn, to gain and to count
Are things done with creed and pride
To fill and stuff the soul with.

The soul is the bowel, which’s full
When you’re in the pinnacle.
The bowl must ease out its contents.

Unless you pity, be true
And gift in the path of life,
Your soul has to constipate.
10.10.2006


Comments about The Constipation by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

  • Myrtle Thomas (5/21/2009 9:25:00 AM)

    Very true never thought of it that way, thanks for sharing.Now I gotta do something about it LOl.Very insightful poem, a good read.thanks (Report)Reply

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  • (5/21/2009 3:27:00 AM)

    i gonna defecate my soul.....iwon't waste time more.......
    even before i feel relaxed 'cause of reading it.. thanks for sharing
    rgrds/salu
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  • Ashraful Musaddeq (5/18/2009 8:43:00 PM)

    'Unless you pity, be true
    And gift in the path of life,
    Your soul has to constipate.'

    Very interesting, truely said.
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  • Sandra Martyres (5/6/2009 9:48:00 AM)

    A philosphical write - full of meaning...good piece (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Poem Edited: Saturday, May 30, 2009


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