Treasure Island

Theodora (Theo) Onken

(Washington State)

April Come She Will~


God has left his fingerprints
In Boston town this day...
Where everywhere is centered there
As seen in teardrops of those who pray;
In the Cathedral of dedications in memorium
In the solemn words- there read
Honoring the wounded and the mangled
In honor of: 'The Dead';
In a town where good still survives
Where evil made it's creeping-crawling way
By the hands of sheer terror spent
In the two explosion's of this 15th day;
The Boston Marathon ending in sorrow and fear
Upon this Patriots Day- a permanent mark
Awakening all of God's Angels of Light
In need of their beams - in a world gone dark;

By, Theodora Onken

April 18,2013

Submitted: Thursday, April 18, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, October 02, 2013

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Poet's Notes about The Poem

Dedication to those three who died and all of those hurt or who lost limbs on Monday, April 14,2013- -from the Boston Bombing.

Comments about this poem (April Come She Will~ by Theodora (Theo) Onken )

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  • Neela Nath (4/18/2013 10:07:00 PM)

    Evil force can never win, but some suffer, that's the tragedy. I'm hurt and was pondering over the atrocity of the numb, block-headed terrorists! (Report) Reply

  • Theodora Onken (4/18/2013 3:30:00 PM)

    Thank you David and Valerie; Your comments are very much appreciated about this write.
    Hope this site will take my thank you comment as much of the time it will not. (Report) Reply

  • Valerie Dohren (4/18/2013 2:53:00 PM)

    I hope they catch them too - another dreadful incidence of man's inhumanity to man, will it ever end!
    Good one Theodora. (Report) Reply

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