Treasure Island

oskar hansen


the witness


The Witness.

Prosecution´s witness
Takes the stand his time to shine
Attention at last
But he can´t help embellishing
What he didn´t really see
Defense turns on him
Makes his report into lies
Witness close to tears
He had only wanted to help
Getting a bad man behind bars.

Submitted: Wednesday, March 06, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (the witness by oskar hansen )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Disharmony......, PARTHA SARATHI PAUL
  2. Time Is Not Staying In Place, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  3. If Not Homespun, Scott J. Shepard
  4. Gifts, Scott J. Shepard
  5. Courage, Scott J. Shepard
  6. For Those Who Starve, Scott J. Shepard
  7. Gorgeous Girls, Scott J. Shepard
  8. Your Wet Eyelashes, Eyelids, Bijay Kant Dubey
  9. Minor Keys, Scott J. Shepard
  10. My Forgotten Love, Gianni Pansensoy

Poem of the Day

poet Walt Whitman

ARM’D year! year of the struggle!
No dainty rhymes or sentimental love verses for you, terrible year!
Not you as some pale poetling, seated at a desk, lisping cadenzas
piano;
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. Love In The Guise Of Friendship, Robert Burns
  4. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  5. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  6. If, Rudyard Kipling
  7. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  8. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  9. Nothing Gold Can Stay, Robert Frost
  10. Dreams, Langston Hughes

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]