Treasure Island

Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

(June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

A bolt will have a nut to fit.


We write, with a certain readers in mind.
The targeted audience determines
The tone and the contents of the writing.
The standard of writing might differs.
If a bolt is unfit to a certain nut,
It doesn’t mean it’ll be fit to none.
A horse has a taker; so does an ass.
I have no right to brand yours as bad.
06.11.2008

Submitted: Sunday, November 09, 2008
Edited: Sunday, November 16, 2008

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  • Duh Huh (2/17/2009 1:50:00 AM)

    You are very right and i hope all that would consider a put down will read this poem first :) thank you. (Report) Reply

  • Seema Aarella (11/9/2008 9:11:00 PM)

    like a garden of different flowers, where every bloom has its own admirer be it a rose or an aster, its not single flower but the various flora that enhance the beauty of the garden...else it would be monotonous! An optimistic and encouraging write! (Report) Reply

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