Tharman Shanmugaratnam the poet is something almost nobody knows about

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Someone who saw my article about public figures who read, such as Dr Chee Soon Juan, Sim Ann and the late Mrs Lee Kuan Yew, tipped me off about a Cabinet minister who — wait for this — wrote poetry.

This poet politician is none other than Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam.

but we have no legends

This article was published on 11 September in Mothership.sg. Read the rest at here.

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