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Dr John Celes

Veteran Poet - 2,747 Points (14-2-1957 / Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India)

About Freedom


Freedom isn’t Free
Freedom involves risks,
Responsibilities;
But people want to be just free –
That means being lazy,
And it becomes a disease.

Freedom means taking care
Of all your needs;
Self-sufficiency in all spheres;
Diligence is the key
To being always happy.

Freedom entails more toil;
From duties all, you can’t recoil;
You maintain freedom at some price,
Which depends upon its size.

Submitted: Saturday, December 28, 2013
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