Zeus, the king of all the Gods
He called his Gods together
And handed out their jobs to them
He found two gods real clever
And so he gave them both the job
Of making living creatures
For they were both good with their hands
It was their greatest feature
While Epimetheus made the animals
His brother was more, clever
He created man, just like the gods
The greatest invention ever
He took the soil, and mud did he
And man he did create
But when it came to a gift for man
Prometheus did hesitate.
So he went up to the fiery sun
Of fire he stole a sliver
He knew that what he’d done was wrong
It made him kind of quiver
And Zeus couldn’t be fooled for long
When he learned what the god had done
Oh, he was angry, he was mad
And kindness he had none.
He tied Prometheus to a cliff
Then sent the eagles down
To peck his body day and night
This made Prometheus frown
Immortal he was born, this god
So the pain could never end
Hopelessness tore his heart apart
For he knew it could not mend.
1 February 2014 @ 1140hrs.