Joseph Anderson

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Olympiad-2012 - Poem by Joseph Anderson

To London town they came to play
And this they did, day after day;
Envisioned with their storied past,
The stage was set for glories vast.

They came from near, they came from far,
They came to play and raise the bar
And this they did, with records set
And memories they'll ne'er forget

The crowds were huge, the spirits light,
The weather never sent a blight; ,
No terrorism reared it's head,
'Twas peace and joy and cheer instead.

Through glories tall and visions bold
Olde England surely won the gold.

Comments about Olympiad-2012 by Joseph Anderson

  • Suelynn Walters (8/21/2012 3:27:00 PM)

    Very niclely done. Keep up the great work. (Report) Reply

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  • Hans Vr (8/20/2012 8:30:00 AM)

    Nice poem about the most important sports event in the world. (Report) Reply

  • (8/19/2012 5:19:00 PM)

    Here, here, it was a good games and well celebrated here. (Report) Reply

  • (8/16/2012 2:30:00 AM)

    Brilliant rhyme. (Report) Reply

  • (8/14/2012 10:44:00 PM)

    Rhyme scheme, structure, contents - you've done a beautiful job, as usual, Joseph. And congrats to GB. (Report) Reply

  • Heather Wilson (8/14/2012 6:04:00 AM)

    A great tribute poem Sir, Olde England did pull out all the stops with a wonderful performance, ... well said, (Report) Reply

  • Valerie Dohren (8/13/2012 1:32:00 PM)

    Yes, I think we did well Joeph - for once anyway! ! Love your poem and thanks a bunch for this tribute to GB. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, August 13, 2012

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