Sonnet- The Doctor Is Human Too
The man who heals has not a heart of stone;
by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,
From bricks and mortar, his body isn’t made;
Like you, he is as much flesh, blood and bone,
And suffers from much stress and is ill paid.
Sometimes, his best of knowledge can’t help him;
His decisions are fraught with blunders too;
He wages battles to save lives so grim;
When life has left body, what can he do?
He faces many ethical questions;
Sometimes, things go awry, unexpected;
Don’t blame him squarely for all kinds of sins;
He’s a public figure respected.
The doctor helps, God is the one who heals!
The patient’s fate, God is the one who seals.