Treasure Island

Dr John Celes

(14-2-1957 / Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India)

Brevity: The Way to Heaven


For train to be on track,
The rails must be intact;
Tracks by braking and halts
On roads by vehicles get left;
For man to stay on track
Of righteousness and piety,
God’s saving grace,
through prayer got
gives the knack!

Submitted: Friday, January 24, 2014
Edited: Friday, January 24, 2014
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