Treasure Island

Dr John Celes

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

‘Happy Birthday! ’ Dear Doctor


Well, fifty years have flown off rather fast,
Since you became a doctor of repute!
So evergreen are memories of past,
When birthdays come and add a year acute.

The toil and struggles had made life worthwhile!
Whoever thought that you would do so well?
Reminiscences bring to face a smile;
The joys though lesser outdid woes, we tell.

But who had made the mighty difference, say?
And who had given success despite strife?
Without a doubt, it was God, all the way!
Let’s thank the Almighty in earthly life!

The thread of life gets snapped by God’s decree;
God does not bother about our degree!

Doctor ‘Happy Birthday!
May God bless you today!

Copyright by Dr John Celes 1-18-2010

Submitted: Monday, January 18, 2010

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  • Joyce Hemsley (2/25/2010 9:53:00 AM)

    Joyce has just read your poem Dear Doctor. And what a fine poem it is.

    Quite unusual also. Stands alone. Joyce with thanks. (Report) Reply

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