Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Silver Star - 3,639 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

A brave wife


Childless for a decade and so cursed,
The wife slept with a stranger for a night
And bore a child to prove her fertility,
And thus hid her husband’s impotency.
09.09.2009

Submitted: Friday, October 08, 2010
Edited: Saturday, October 16, 2010

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