Alf Hutchison

Rookie - 3 Points (8/7/1943 / South Africa)

Holocaust - Poem by Alf Hutchison

As seen through the eyes of those who witnessed first hand,
and liberated the scenes of the Holocaust


The rain how it fell; the cadaver smell
My eyes transfixed on that pit of Hell,
Vapid flesh foul, horrendously bland.
But why this carnage, I don’t understand;

Retching, gagging, holding back the bile.
I turn from the evil to rest for a while,
From decomposing mothers, fathers and child;
Satan’s work, merciless, callously wild.

Laid out in graves grotesquely remorse,
Lucifer’s carnage has taken its course
In a dance of death, contorted and thin,
Thousands of bodies, bound together by skin.

Now sixty years passed, will I ever forget.
That day when in person, with Satan I met;
He showed me firsthand his evil, his sin.
Flames of contempt still burn deep within.

Wise men instruct us ‘we must never, forget’,
Upon the memory of them, ‘let the sun never set’;
For six million Jews paid the ultimate cost,
I know, I was there, at the great Holocaust.


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  • Henry Bellrichard (2/11/2020 9:15:00 AM)

    Sorry for what happened to you (Report)Reply

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  • holaaa (1/29/2020 12:59:00 PM)

    theme? of the poem? ? ? ? ? (Report)Reply

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  • Oliver (9/10/2019 10:04:00 AM)

    Good good good good good (Report)Reply

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  • Little Skyes (5/22/2019 7:15:00 AM)

    This was very well written. I'm sorry you had to go through that. (Report)Reply

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  • ldsnodwsbdjc (5/21/2019 1:37:00 PM)

    u little pump elnqehdohfu (Report)Reply

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  • lil pump (5/9/2019 11:57:00 AM)

    good good good good good good good good good good good (Report)Reply

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    good good good good good (Report)Reply

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  • Slick daddy walnuts (4/29/2019 9:40:00 AM)

    What a beautiful poem i like how he captured the essence of EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE (Report)Reply

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  • badgoys (4/16/2019 11:58:00 PM)

    beautiful poem, it's sad these victims never got to fulfill the true beauty of the judiac way. from tricking the goy to treating him as a slave! (Report)Reply

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  • Sneep Snoop (2/26/2019 6:29:00 PM)

    Get your foot loose (oh yeah yeah) (Report)Reply

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  • Yorgay (2/19/2019 4:48:00 PM)

    Mmm where's Alexis Texas Aloha ah yes yes (Report)Reply

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  • iwannabewinston (12/4/2018 11:43:00 AM)

    W a l u i g i d i d t h i s (Report)Reply

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  • Basically I''m Monky (11/29/2018 11:52:00 AM)

    They did surgery on a grape (Report)Reply

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  • SlickGucciWaluigi (11/16/2018 9:10:00 AM)

    eat my aids im already tracer (Report)Reply

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  • Madison (8/22/2018 11:38:00 PM)

    What is the meaning behind the poem? (Report)Reply

    Adolf Hitler(9/12/2018 1:45:00 PM)

    It's a poem of my success

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  • Specimen (6/21/2018 4:37:00 AM)

    My can make better poems then this, i am a furry and i fap to brony, you look hot alf, hit me up, love you babe xoxo (Report)Reply

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  • human (5/16/2018 4:24:00 PM)

    I am supposed to do a report on Alf, but he does not exist (Report)Reply

    Alf Hutchison(5/20/2018 3:45:00 PM)

    Oh I exist alright

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  • that girl (5/13/2018 4:02:00 PM)

    does he have a biography somewhere (Report)Reply

    Alf Hutchison(5/20/2018 3:46:00 PM)

    www.echoesoftheafricansoul.co.za

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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 17, 2009

Poem Edited: Thursday, June 11, 2009


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