Proud Soldier

Proud Soldier short poem

Fear of the enemy is allied
Though I may have died

I live forever in the history
As my country recites my story

History praises my martyrdom
With those who laid their lives for freedom

Conferred on me is the highest award
That shall lead every soldier forward

That I may not get even on service unto old
I shall cherish from the other world

My family is protected
My death is exalted

With pride, my family vows
When the Head of my country bows

My family shall revere my death
Till their last breath

I am a proud soldier
Died while protecting my country’s frontier!

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V.MUTHU MANICKAM

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Blessed with the chance to be nurtured with the nature, the Author hails from a small town, downhill the Western Ghats of India. He is a double Post Graduate -in Commerce and in Management and also a Graduate in law. He is a Civil Servant serving the Government of India in the rank of Deputy Commissioner. He has published 14 (Fourteen) Collections of poetry (in English). 11 Books were published during 2014, 2 during 2015 and 1 during 2017. These 14 eBooks cover a host of genres and are live at http://www.amazon.com/MUTHU-MANICKAM/e/B00QU55536.
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