Treasure Island

Naveed Akram

(15 December 1973 / London, England)

Marching Troops


Exert distance and take gigantic steps,
With pity the wicked shall make steps:
Who shall win and adjourn?
Who will carry the flag of victory?
A race is won on the steps taken,
And innocence must win again.
Soldiers who do hear the request of their generals,
Will face death when the dying occurs,
No soldier or troop or cavalier is exempt - they grind.
Who shall gain their victory?
You know and you know.

Submitted: Wednesday, September 05, 2007
Edited: Tuesday, April 05, 2011

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