Lawrence S. Pertillar

Gold Star - 100,155 Points (February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

Empire - Poem by Lawrence S. Pertillar

Named were they,
To become kings of power!

Gay Hall
Overton
Cecil
Julius
Donald
E dward
Albert
Charles, Jr.
Lawrence

Named were they...
Because they were queens!

Anna
Lorraine
Virginia
Sandra
Leola
Edna
Emily
Isabelle
Catherine< br>Clara, Jr.
Jesse

These are the children...
Born to aspire.
To nurture the beginnings
Planted and branched...
From the foundation of an Empire!
Strengthen at the base by Countryman roots!

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, October 9, 2008



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