Colin Ian Jeffery

Rookie - 287 Points (20th May 1942 / Caterham)

WAR


Bloody war is despicable
Knowing no mercy
Indiscriminately killings
Plundering lives and homelands.

Since the beginning of mankind
War has raged upon the planet
Fought for greed and empire
With bloody sword of conquest.

War is Hell let loose upon the earth
Screams of mothers losing children
Innocence brutalised and raped
Man's wickedness gone rampant and insane.

Submitted: Friday, September 07, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, September 03, 2014

Topic of this poem: War


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