Treasure Island

Mark Heathcote

(22/03/66 / Manchester)

The Hardiest Shall Adhere


All for but a few,
death is a foe!
but don't they know?
He can't be slayed…
or beaten like a dragon.

Yes, he may be returned to his cave.
But, expectant or not…?
he'll return with his fieriest flames.

'Then like a mahogany tree in autumns fall…
even they the hardiest shall adhere to his call'.

Pent with an Acers leafy fire…?
Even they into all His glory then expire!

Submitted: Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, March 13, 2013
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