Hollow Sympathy

 

 

 

 

 

 

Beleaguered by beggary

She bashed up

Her ‘boozer’ man

Blue and black

Kicked half dead;

Smiling sisters

In rustling silks,

Made panels,

On channels,

Praising her to the stars

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Posted in Causes, Poem at April 12th, 2012. No Comments.

My Date With Miss Beam’s School

Most of us must have read E.V. Lucas’s essay ‘School for Sympathy’ in which he talks about Miss Beam’s School where the students had to take an exercise of going through a blind day, lame day, dumb day or deaf day, the objective being to make the children have a firsthand experience about the life of the physically challenged people, their difficulties, their special physical, psychological and emotional needs; and to generate a sympathy and sense of special responsibility towards them.

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Posted in Article, Causes at March 21st, 2012. No Comments.