Cecil Lees Poems
|1.||The Country Garden.||5/25/2013|
|2.||A True Friend.||5/25/2013|
|9.||A Poem For Oliver||5/26/2013|
|10.||The Elm Tree Cut Down In November 1971.||5/25/2013|
|11.||The Village Inn||5/25/2013|
|12.||Hop Picking 1941||12/10/2013|
What is courage, is it hard to say
That a man may give his life away
It could be friend or maybe foe
But impartial courage he will show.
The chronic sick bearing endless pain
Knowing they will never be well again.
The blindman searching for his sight
Not knowing the difference between day and night,
But never complaining or making a fuss
But doing his best to be one of us.
The boatman will challenge the mighty sea,
On a night of terror to set men free.
The fireman, fighting fire after fire,
His courage never seems to tire
But to him it’s a job to be...