Orlando Belo

Rookie - 124 Points (Derby, England)

An Upright Man


An unfortunate soul
I once found,
standing upright
in the ground.

Written on a stone
above his head
were the words,
which clearly said.

In this space of
one yard square
stands Cornelius Peg
who didn't care.

With little space
and assets less,
this was his last
and final request.

Submitted: Friday, September 05, 2014
Edited: Friday, September 05, 2014

Topic of this poem: life

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