Dr.V.K. Kanniappan

Freshman - 1,155 Points (17.10.1944 / Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India)

Wise way to manage the foe!


While you are alone; no companion to support,
But you have two enemies to tackle and fight;

Be wise to make friendship with one of the two!
That is the way you can manage the foe!

Submitted: Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Edited: Thursday, August 15, 2013

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Hi,
This poem 'Wise way to manage the foe! ' is a translation of a Tamil poem from ThirukkuRaL.

தன்துணை இன்றால்; பகைஇரண்டால்; தான்ஒருவன்
இன்துணையாக் கொள்கவற்றின் ஒன்று 875 பகைத் திறந்தெரிதல்

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