Treasure Island

Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

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

Rebirth is unwelcome.


The birth is thrust; the death is looming.
In between hangs life, struggling to exist.
The struggle invites pain and sufferings.
Climax is old age. Rebirth is then cursed.
30.05.2014

Submitted: Friday, June 06, 2014

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  • Colleen Courtney (6/7/2014 11:39:00 AM)

    It is true that we begin the process of dying the moment we are born into this world. Interesting poem. (Report) Reply

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