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The Audience Stood Dead

Abdul Kalam A.P.J., ‘Beloved President’ of India; ‘The Missile Man’, A friend of children; An ‘aerospace scientist’, A heightened philanthropist; Known for industriousness, Optimism, absolute resilience, Decorum, Dedication, Devotion, Inspiration, Motivation, and affection… ……………………………….. …………………………………... On Twenty Seventh of July Two Thousand and Fifteen; Traveled to Shillong at request - To Indian Institute of Management; There in an auditorium luminous, Students and greatest of intellectuals; While delivering his lecture brilliant, Only five minutes, lo, ‘Cardiac arrest’! ‘Pulse down’, they said, he collapsed, The audience stood stunned as though dead. 9th of May 2021 The Audience Falls Silent Poetry Contest Sponsored by: Kai Michael Neumann

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Date: 5/10/2021 8:39:00 AM
Oh my!... I could NEVER ever forget that moment Christuraj... I still remember reading that shocking news at that time... I respect Abdul Kalamji a lott.... It's indeed a GREAT tribute to our renowned 'Missile Man'....Best wishes in the contest... God bless you... ~ Ani
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Christuraj Alex
Date: 5/10/2021 8:57:00 PM
I really feel glad that God gave me a chance of offering my humble tribute to him at least in the name of this contest. I hope to write about him much. Thank you for your wishes.
Date: 5/9/2021 3:36:00 PM
Great composition! Best wishes in the contest!
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Christuraj Alex
Date: 5/10/2021 6:00:00 AM
Thank you, sir. Sir, in fact, it's my tiny tribute to my 'Guru' A.P.J. The prize does not matter.