Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Gold Star - 22,312 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

The Unfortunate - Poem by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

A polar bear does not suffer as much
As an African bear would imagine it to.
An Indian crow does not suffer as much
As a penguin would imagine it to.
The unfortunate are not as unfortunate
As the fortunate think them to be.

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, December 7, 2008

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