Treasure Island

Joyce Hemsley

(22.9.28 / Portsmouth England)

Only A Snippet From History


A young Brooklyn man
'Billy The Kid'
Was sentenced to death
~~ For murder ~~
He escaped the punishment
By murdering again, but
This was in vain.
He was still on the run.

One County Sheriff
'Saw red' it is said!
And using a gun
Shot Billy dead.

The history of Billy
Is detailed with care.
This is only a snippet
I do declare.

Submitted: Tuesday, February 16, 2010
Edited: Tuesday, February 16, 2010

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