Treasure Island

Hilal Yilmaz

(Germany)

War


War.
I thought about this word:
war.
It's simple, isn't it?
Then why is this word
causing so much trouble in the world.
I tell you:
power.
Another simple word.
But yet so problematic.
For these two words are many examples.
And all are horrible remindings
of what a lone man is capable of.

Submitted: Wednesday, May 01, 2013
Edited: Thursday, May 02, 2013

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History lesson's making me go nuts! I get so poetic there!

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