Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Veteran Poet - 2,776 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

To mourn the death?


Leaving home for school is a death.
Leaving school for service is a death.
Retiring from service is a death.
Every parting is a death.
Every meeting is a birth
Every death leads you to a birth.
Every birth leads thus to a death.
As many entrances as there are exits,
Till the arrival of corporal death,
Beyond which we have no evidence
17.08.2007

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