Sean Furlong

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Green With Poetry - Poem by Sean Furlong

Irish blood
flows through my veins
A tired flood
host of historical pains
pains from the butting of heads
between faiths in contention
that of loving liquid so divine
a hope of false redemption
famines and floods
castles and violence
the people against king
for Ireland they will sing.


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  • (3/17/2005 9:07:00 AM)

    This speaks volumes very succinctly.

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, March 17, 2005

Poem Edited: Monday, July 18, 2005

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