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Court Poems - Poems about Court

Court Poems - Examples of all types of poems about court to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for court.

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Unbecoming
...A trial court judge who’s authorized to decide is locked in prison.......Read More
Categories: court, irony,
Form: Senryu



Premium Member Thesis For Poetry 201
...I wanted to write The best slavery poem ever written— Perhaps win a Pulitzer or Faulkner. I had every intentio......Read More
Categories: court, assonance, forgiveness, history, holocaust,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Town
... The Guildhall, from Medieval days Has served the town in many ways Once home to the Observer Corps Assembly room, a court and more. The “pillar of salt” that lights the way For wanderers who’ve gone astray. A beacon of light on ......Read More
Categories: court, city, history, home, me,
Form: Rhyme
Stereotypes
...the Central Park five And Korey Wise Not like the other guys. Only there for support And we here today in and outta court Man quit goin’ to jail. How you help your family? Gotcha “baby momma” workin’ 2, 3 jobs. This is a tragedy. Yo......Read More
Categories: court, black african american,
Form: Rhyme
Touch and Go
...decision I must make, I do not have much time to think. As soon as I feel the texture of leather, The ball is in my court. Defense begins to clamp its claws tightly, In fear of what is to come. I feel the ball leaving my fingertips......Read More
Categories: court, 12th grade, basketball,
Form: Free verse



My Obsession
...ave won You feel the same way an athlete does when he wins a race You feel the same way a lawyer does when he wins in court You will sacrifice yourself to get that WIN for someone I have given of myself to the point my life was in a sha......Read More
Categories: court, 6th grade, addiction, friend,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member TAKING THE OATH
...TAKING THE OATH For those who are born again through the Oath of Citizenship at the Onondaga County Courthouse, Syracuse, New York! The morning prayers over the neighbor’s car cold, the ride to the court house qui......Read More
Categories: court, immigration,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Delivering On EarthJustice
...In retributive, punishing, vengeance is Ours court systems, attorney advocates are taught to never ask publicly witnessed questions they do not already have the t......Read More
Categories: court, earth day, easter, health,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Law Unto Themselves
..., It is best to employ a Law whiz whose court demeanour Charms the rats from the foyer, ......Read More
Categories: court, boy, character, fire, money,
Form: Englyn
From mustard seed did grow
... ran up it's wooden scales. Above the little tree today, a large bright feathered bird. With wingspan of a tennis court, colour of lemon curd. Inside the little tree today, natures cooing owl. Napping in its small hidey hole, t......Read More
Categories: court, absence, loss, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
20 minutes in prison
...years, 3 months, 2 weeks and 20 minutes. 20 minutes was longer than it took to get lost 120 weeks 42 days before court gave me 120 weeks - 6 weeks in the hole before trial. 6 weeks in the hole with 3 minute shower timer week four ......Read More
Categories: court, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Praise Melody
...downside. I care to be close to people, so I can cast them support. People who are often hidden and sit in a shady court. People who have confusion around their kids in heirloom sort. People just being normal, not trying to have it......Read More
Categories: court, america, appreciation, caregiving, celebration,
Form: Political Verse
Before the Locks
...on cell. She gave birth to golden, little child, so fair of skin, so meek and mild. Three years they spent in high-court jails, three years of countless jail break fails. Till Goldie took her bobby pin, and committed her first morta......Read More
Categories: court, childhood, fairy, muse, symbolism,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Swear, Your Honor - I Was Duped
... “Well, Your Honor, it’s like this: I was totally shocked when I found out these fools had robbed that bank! All I d......Read More
Categories: court, funny, humor,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Guardians of the Sky Road
...Swirling with jumps and speed The crimped and vague green motion flew Through the eyes of the woodland court of wolves Within their legacy of feral wilderness As they descended from their obscure cathedrals Driven from t......Read More
Categories: court, animal, beauty, moon, nature,
Form: Free verse

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