M.D Dinesh Nair

Veteran Poet - 1,834 Points (Thrissur)

The Test - Poem by M.D Dinesh Nair

A woman is tested
When she has got nothig with her.

A man is tested
When he has got everythig with him.

Have you ever been tested?
I have not been!

Comments about The Test by M.D Dinesh Nair

  • Hazel Durham (8/18/2013 3:03:00 AM)

    Life is an endless test of living up to other peoples expectations! (Report) Reply

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  • (8/13/2013 8:31:00 AM)

    How beautiful it is to see a pearl in two shell! I think the Test here is in reference with content and self discepline of the soul. A woman is tested when she has nothing with her. How she manages to retain her calmness and purity of the soul is a test to her as many of them struggle in between. Whereas a man, when he has everything with him, his soul tends to deteriorate seeing the luxury and tries to decieve himself. The test for him to overcome such distractions and to complete the Purushartha.

    For believers it is a matter of test by God and for others, its a matter of test of morality and generally accepted values.

    A twisting write sir. Gives way to a number of interpretations!
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  • Yasmin Khan (8/12/2013 2:26:00 AM)

    Nothingness sometimes implies everything so a difficult test for such a woman! (Report) Reply

  • Unwritten Soul (8/11/2013 10:06:00 PM)

    Not being tested is another form of test dear LOL_SOul (Report) Reply

  • Heather Wilkins (8/10/2013 6:35:00 PM)

    test are run every day for every thing. what will they come up with next. (Report) Reply

  • (8/9/2013 11:59:00 AM)

    so simple yet so brilliant and only a genius can come up with something like this..... just great sir (Report) Reply

  • Nasarudheen Parameswaran (8/7/2013 7:41:00 AM)

    Test and taste are brother and sister. It implies good sense. (Report) Reply

  • Geetha Jayakumar (8/7/2013 7:02:00 AM)

    Have been tested without any conditions and always...Beautiful write..Loved reading it. (Report) Reply

  • Valsa George (8/6/2013 8:28:00 AM)

    This is very quizzical! Quite interesting! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Poem Edited: Saturday, August 31, 2013

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