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A Soldier's Cry

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A Soldier's Cry

A soldier’s cry of the kings Bleeding still from his heart Opened by what he brings During the war impart Straightened by the narrow Encased by fear’s early plunge The soldier fight’s with arrows Daring any man to lunge Secretly over his eyes Both corroded by life’s gross All around him the despised Another sight given close A king he will become After they see his true self Never will he be lonesome An image onto oneself Power of this immense mind Common thoughts brought on through He aligned, surely resigned Meandering softly into The offer of knighthood Has been left cast aside So he would be what he should King of the land from inside
Russell Sivey

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  1. Date: 10/11/2013 3:31:00 PM
    great write here with a great message

  1. Date: 10/11/2013 7:26:00 AM
    This poem carries a strong message.Bravery belongs to heart and soul and its in that inner part of ourselves we need to be kings.Excellent post .Hope you re doing fine.

  1. Date: 10/10/2013 7:40:00 AM
    A soul-probing poem that brings to light the treasures of the heart! Excellent deep poem!

  1. Date: 10/9/2013 8:49:00 PM
    The last two lines sums up the inner thoughts, Russell

  1. Date: 10/9/2013 6:16:00 PM
    Interesting work that you have penned..If for a contest, it should rank high..Thanks for the visit to my page..Your presence is always uplifting..Sara