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Normans Poems - Poems about Normans

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Premium Member The Blessed Sword Of Duke Roger De Hauteville
...covery of the blessed sword that always brought victory to that knight with the emblem on his shield of honor! The Normans' castle had strong fortification walls with towers where pacing soldiers surveilled them constantly, while a y......Read More
Categories: normans, anxiety, conflict, history, integrity,
Form: Rhyme

You Are Owed No Reparations, Part II
......And what of my English background, when those damn Normans came to town, they slaughtered us, and left us ruled, by Frenchman with ambitions cruel! So Paris owes me lot......Read More
Categories: normans, africa, anger, history, how
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Arrows
...King Harold takes shelter behind upturned barrows The Normans approach and the gap quickly narrows His young wife had said Keep down your sweet head Then begged as he lef......Read More
Categories: normans, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member A Soldier's Grave In Normandy
...ocean-washed Normandy the fierce battle went on for days, American and British invaded the desolate beach, here the Normans called their home eventually, and leaving Sweden and the glaciers behind them in March, their bellicose pla......Read More
Categories: normans, death, freedom, friend, grave,
Form: Rhyme
The White Privilege
...f living in the civilised world, where white and West comfortably merge. My education spoke of no oppressive past, the Normans and Saxons, unequivocal facts. No mention of my ancestors, murdered. Indigenous peoples, exploited, slaughtere......Read More
Categories: normans, prejudice, racism,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Great Little England
...heavy club defend the realm render the commoner compliant with tall tales distorted top-down families the Normans, Plantagenets, Lancastrians, the House of York Tudors and Stuarts Georgians, Victorians, north European as......Read More
Categories: normans, culture, england, history,
Form: Narrative
The Blame Game
...nocent die, and with the death of children comes anger, Before England became a superpower, she was invaded by the Normans, She was invaded by the Romans, war after war threatened her shores, She had to fight, to protect herself, ......Read More
Categories: normans, culture, discrimination, england, humanity,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Used to go to this Bar
...Red light, the neon beer sign on the distant wall reflects off the long expanse of polished bar top, overpowering the q......Read More
Categories: normans, addiction, beauty, drink, religion,
Form: Prose
my village
...l village that once was near Long time in the past It has a great history Of Roman soldiers praying hear Then the Normans did arrive Families came to join them They took the best land aroundaboout On hills and by the river they sur......Read More
Categories: normans, history, nostalgia, time,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Villanelle: French Gourmand once sailed to the Isle of Ewe
...h Venison loins he carved out for his needs French Gourmand once sailed to the Isle of Ewe Goths Visigoths Vikings Normans or Dieu* Falstaff nose and paunch hide much actor’s deeds To maggis shellfish wine said: I love you! Eiffel......Read More
Categories: normans, celebrity, food, french, fun,
Form: Villanelle
...end. There has been much darkness to manifest from him. His balls were costume dramatic. He lived in phantasm. Hiberno-Normans balled with him. The dark and epicaricacy history of Ireland is where Emartra Van Doyle thrives. Well written v......Read More
Categories: normans, character, dream, gothic, image,
Form: Epic
Tower of London
... Conquering Normans in siege they lay waste to all England to pillage and slay. William the Conqueror rode overland with noble......Read More
Categories: normans, england,
Form: Rhyme
Scenes from History Vault to Biblical heritage's door Defacing cross with predations in route, arriving uplifting banner 'gainst infidel Moor Normans in hordes splashing across the chilly, English channel tides Under William the Conqueror's mantra, bridging the ......Read More
Categories: normans, history
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THE LUSH HILL me drunken as aged wine does; and I ran to the lush hill thinking of finding a treasure in a cave that the invading Normans might have hidden in there! But to my surprise, only frescos of martyrs were discovered; all the while, that t......Read More
Categories: normans, art, childhood, faith, happiness,
Form: Narrative
The Battle of Hastings
...subdued For who says aught afore they fought And still the eagle flew. The marched o’er peaks til days were weeks The Normans, they all knew It would be soon, before next moon And still the eagle flew. In foreign land they must withstan......Read More
Categories: normans, history, time, men, time,
Form: Ballad

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