Friday, April 5, 2013

Ode to Ramji, Our Gatekeeper

Here is a story of a gate keeper
Whose name I do not remember.
Too lean to be called Ram-Singh.
So I call him Ram-ji.

He works round the clock with no rest,
But still says work is worship at best.
He doesn't seem to know how
 Exploited he is for now

Five thousand rupees a month!
And he says, is a big money on earth.
 Away from his honey,
He lives thinking other than just the money.
  Says He
To me
 
 He is a proud father,
One who often gloats further,
About the big money he put together.
For a wedding of his bigger daughter.

 I call him Ram Ji 
and he says Haa Ji
I say Good morning ji
and he says Thank you ji

5 comments:

  1. Kunzang Ji, it's nice ji,
    Rami ji must like it.
    You should print a copy and paste it on his gate ji.

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  2. PAssu Ji

    Thanks you Ji

    I think Ramji is sick thesedays.....Haven't seen him for 3 days now. When he resumes, i will give him a copy of the poem...

    have a nice day/..

    PSN


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  3. I see an honest tribute to a friend.
    Message aptly conveyed.
    A picture of one who is dutiful yet simple.
    Who people find useful but humble.
    He is a Ram-ji but symbolically 'Ram-singh'.

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  4. Cool. HOnestly,I liked it PSN. In btw, how are things at your side? wishes.:)

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  5. Thanks @ Alfa,

    i am not good in poetry....just gave a try at it

    @Sonam,
    Thanks for the comment. Everything is good here. ..abt to complete my course...


    PSN

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