Treasure Island

Barbara Stahly

(Boston Mass)

Gone


Gone are the days when the streets
were safe and we left our doors unlocked
We played and we worked and felt safe and secure
but that is not the case any more
We must constantly be aware as there is danger
everywhere
Oh what a sad state this world is in
with so much trouble and so much sin
Grant that we might someday have
the peace we so desire and that our children
will feel safe and secure once more.

Submitted: Thursday, August 16, 2007
Edited: Tuesday, March 29, 2011

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  • Jenna Lynn (8/20/2007 12:30:00 PM)

    this is great so much passion
    its true this world has come to horrible things
    great poem :) xoxoxoxoxooxx
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