Sally Plumb Plumb

(23 9 1940 / Haverhill Suffolk England)

Conflict


Like an old soldier
I certain go,
into a land of never glow.

A reflection of some life
that's past,
a place quite starless,
cold as glass, hard as iron.

With the hope
of hope invading...
just a fight
that's unrelinquished,
the scope of brain
not yet extinquished,
a conflict
of a no win low,
a reason for which way to go.

Submitted: Monday, February 24, 2014
Edited: Monday, February 24, 2014

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  • V P Mahur (3/31/2014 2:48:00 AM)

    DeaR Madam,
    Good going and a lovely poem this one.
    Thanks.
    Please reply if possible. (Report) Reply

  • Adheez Van Der Beanthz (3/24/2014 10:37:00 AM)

    like it or not, conflict is a part of the choices that we face throughout life
    as long as we are able to minimize the impact, I think the conflict is not a big problem
    more than that, I like the way you express conflict in your poem
    a work which gives a lot of thought and possibilities of the various aspects, at least from my point of personal (Report) Reply

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