Flying Lemming

Rookie - 10 Points (England)

The 'Poem A Day' Project - Day 18


Once there was a son
And then there was a gun
There are tears in our eyes
Now the son doesn’t rise

A lost life full of promise
Left lives full of pain
We must never ever let this happen
ever again

R.I.P Rhys Jones. Age 11

Submitted: Friday, August 24, 2007
Edited: Thursday, March 31, 2011

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  • Rookie Inna Faustova (8/25/2007 1:30:00 PM)

    It's scary how unjust life can be...Cant believe it happened to an innocent little boy...Truly hope that scum will be caught and punished.
    Deepest sympathies to Rhys' family...I'm with you in my thoughts.
    Paul, glad you touched this tragedy.Take care my friend. (Report) Reply

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