kendall thomas

The Gladiator - Poem by kendall thomas

Empty cup,
an empty sky,
blood across the golden thigh.
I think the world insane.
I will refrain.

I will not act
nor take a stand
but cast down my sword
in the blood-drenched sand,
bow no more to indifferent gods
of thousand-headed man.

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  • Brian Jani (5/22/2014 3:11:00 PM)

    Kendall this Oscar super perfect piece. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, April 14, 2007

Poem Edited: Monday, February 14, 2011

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