History Heroic Couplets Poems
These History Heroic Couplets poems are examples of Heroic Couplets poems about History. These are the best examples of Heroic Couplets History poems written by international poets.
Napoleon's subservient Europe
The canons thunder,
the rifles rage,
and the horses
like swarms of bees
storm the plains
of feudal Europe.
Her princes tremble
Prussia's undoubtedly mine
from Bavaria to the Rhine.
Russia's dreary wintry...
In Love's Time
allegory, deep, destiny, devotion,
In Love’s Time
Love’s that moment in God’s eternal time,
That’s ever progressive in real-time.
Love’s that fiery emotion from the past,
Always to be part of a future...
boy, child, class,
The boy from school would always pick on me.
He called me fat, stupid, and ugly.
I told him he would need me one day.
celebration, death, health, history,
84 people dead,
No regret said,
More critical, holding on,
Somebody’s partner, someone’s son.
France stands for liberty,
Which was wrought on Bastille Day,
When the people overturned,
J D Osborne
america, courage, death, health,
This poem has been removed for publishing on Amazon in WW II in Poetry: Veterans Stories in Poetry, including my late father's who was a...
Milliard F Simmons
courage, friendship, health, hero,
At Pearl Harbor I was a Second Class Gunner’s Mate,
On the USS LCS(L)-53, it was my home straight,
And we had radar picket duty...
appreciation, conflict, freedom, hero,
We had 16 crews that were assigned to the raid,
Of Japan, ‘cos of Pearl Harbour where we got laid;
We prepared on Egland Field for the...
appreciation, conflict, death, hero,
Since I was the oldest of three sisters with a mum,
As my dad had died when I was at an age young,
I thought I’d...
appreciation, death, hero, history,
I was up on deck of the USS Arizona doing the morning chores,
When another plane came along, so I just passed it by, gores,...
Robert Louis Curl
appreciation, beach, conflict, death,
I quickly joined the Navy on June the 4th, 1943,
As soon as I graduated at 17, life was definitely to be;
I received boot...
The Christmas Tree
christmas, history, nature, tree,
I just love the Christmas tree which we welcome into our homes,
Symbolising nature, the natural, challenging our views and roams;
Settling in our cosy living...
courage, death, history, tribute,
Kitted out with a uniform, I felt the part,
But the deesire inside is always the art;
I was enlisted as a pilot under training,
allegory, change, imagery, journey,
A fleeting moment in eternal time,
And ever progressive in real-time.
One’s “now” moment, then in history past,
Now in motion moving to future fast.
My words become...
betrayal, break up, conflict,
You and me we've met before
Without thinking we opened Love's door
Time stood still light illuminated dark
Heaven bequeathed an undeniable spark
A fiery reunion of the ages
You will be the Hero
Ocean starts from a drop and
A mountain is from tiny sand
World starts from a cell
Why did you forget this friend?
Every day dawns with a dim...
A Christall night Remembered
allegory, faith, forgiveness, history,
True Love bless and pray for the first lost sheep under the groaning oak not hate curse or beat Enemies for Gospel...
The war between the states had just begun.
Blue and gray met at a place called Bull Run.
The North blue army marched from Washington.
This was in...
Into the burning infernos they charged
With valor and courage and hearts enlarged
Without concern for the risks ahead
They ventured to save other lives instead
New York’s bravest...
Tygart Flood Control Dam
dedication, education, history, life,
To be standing so tall, broad as you do.
With your strength captured, hidden within dew.
Without respect, you protect many things.
Thou, inexistent, until siren sings,
animals, family, history, husband,
The old draught horse with weary hooves will slog
through wet snow pulling hard and breathing fog
and he glides still near farms and fields where we