Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Gold Star - 4,569 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Efforts And Merits - Poem by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

The one atop the tenth step,
Has stooped ten times to reach it.
The one atop the twelfth step,
Has stooped twelve times to reach it.
The one who minded stooping
Was happy to be on the floor.
The world recognizes
The efforts and not the merits.


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17.06.2013

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  • Gold Star - 4,686 Points Veeraiyah Subbulakshmi (6/26/2013 1:01:00 AM)

    Once upon a time a poet had written like this and he reached the top. I wish you Good Luck.. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Poem Edited: Wednesday, June 26, 2013


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