Treasure Island

Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

(June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Horrible ends


Parents gone, man falls on wife's relations;
When wife gone, he's ignored by her people.
Forgotten by siblings, children away
Or helpless, he meets horrible ends.
30.05.2014

Submitted: Friday, June 06, 2014

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  • Colleen Courtney (6/7/2014 11:29:00 AM)

    This poem reveals much truth. When my father passed many years ago his siblings basically deserted my Mother. And then when my Mother passed my father's siblings showed up for the services and want back into the children's lives. People can be so hard to understand and figure out. (Report) Reply

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