Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

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

Yours Is The Basic - Poem by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

The kite flies.
Its lightness is its merit.
The tree breaks.
Its stubbornness is its merit.
You are the basic cause
For the effects you produce.
02.09.2007


Comments about Yours Is The Basic by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

  • (1/4/2009 12:56:00 AM)

    Very good interpretation...interesting to know! ! ! (Report)Reply

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  • (1/4/2009 12:29:00 AM)

    The basic rule of science ' cause and effect'...Great read i had...10 (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, January 4, 2009



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