Treasure Island

Steven Elsner

(08-02-93 / St. Claire Shores)

Hero


A lone hero walks this Earth
He's been wandering since birth
He fights with unwavering determination
For the simple conservation
Of life

This hero is cold and unwanted
For saving us, he's taunted
Yet he remains a hero
He will until he defeats his foe

An elderly hero walks on shallow ground
No longer world renown
Buried in a horrid grave
It was his own life he should have tried to save

Submitted: Tuesday, July 13, 2010
Edited: Tuesday, October 26, 2010

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