Tirupathi Chandrupatla


Last Act


You're always remembered
By the last act of yours
Try your best to make
Every action a good one.

If last act was bad
You'll be branded as so
Don't let things slip
Keep yourself in control.

People eagerly watch
A new movie released
Worth of old newspaper
Is only its paper value.

Readers keep looking
For the next poem you write
Strive to deliver one
That'll have a lasting value.

Submitted: Friday, January 24, 2014
Edited: Thursday, March 06, 2014

Topic of this poem: life

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  • Bronze Star - 6,856 Points Geetha Jayakumar (1/25/2014 4:05:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem...The Last Act should be free from any errors and it should have lasting value..Because the Last Act will value our life.......Very true said....
    Loved reading it. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 1,654 Points Dave Walker (1/24/2014 10:13:00 AM)

    Every act we do is watched, that's why we should
    always make them good ones. A great poem. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 2,763 Points Valerie Dohren (1/24/2014 10:05:00 AM)

    Very true Tirupathi, I have always said that one is only as good as their last mistake. We are usually remembered for the errors we make rather than for the good things we do. Well written. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 11,152 Points Ramesh Rai (1/24/2014 6:59:00 AM)

    The difference between old and new is a burning question for these days. We can not stop the new comer but we exclusively the creative persons have to take care so that there is no reverse effect on our society. The coming generation shall have to pay the value for our present deeds. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 24,567 Points Gajanan Mishra (1/24/2014 6:00:00 AM)

    poems with lasting value. it is time who is the appropriate authority to value anything, who are we?
    Good writing, I like it. (Report) Reply

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