Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Freshman - 2,331 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Birth complex plagues.


With low birth, one is conscious
Of one’s birth when with high births
In spite of one’s elevated growth.
With high birth, one is conscious
Of one’s birth when with low births,
In spite of one’s pecuniary status.
04.07.2011

Submitted: Thursday, September 01, 2011

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Birth complex plagues. by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar. )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Moonlit Night, Tu Fu
  3. If, Rudyard Kipling
  4. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  5. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  6. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep, Mary Elizabeth Frye
  7. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  8. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  9. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  10. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas

Poem of the Day

poet Tu Fu

Tonight at Fu-chou, this moon she watches
Alone in our room. And my little, far-off
Children, too young to understand what keeps me
Away, or even remember Chang'an. By now,

...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Francis Ledwidge

 

New Poems

  1. Ghazal 2, Yasmeen Khan
  2. Friends No More, Kelly Shanks
  3. Shine goes, hasmukh amathalal
  4. Is the lady a tramp?, Israh Sadan
  5. Late night, Leong Ming Loong
  6. If Minds Were As Brooks, Richard Blay
  7. She Loves Me, Omar Eldamsheety
  8. Face in the window, Israh Sadan
  9. Who the killer?, Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  10. Nested above the lavenders, maryline vautravers
[Hata Bildir]