Robert James Smith

Veteran Poet - 1,489 Points (New York)

The Word - Poem by Robert James Smith

i die today
i know i will
what's said can never be unheard

kill my body
though they may
they cannot touch my precious word

in the beginning
was the word
now near the end my flaming sword

is wielded high
both strong and free
and justifies my life's reward

Topic(s) of this poem: courage, expression, freedom, freedom of speech, political, sacrifice

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  • Robert Murray Smith (2/27/2017 12:28:00 PM)

    Once a word is uttered, or heard that's it.+++10 (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, February 27, 2017

Poem Edited: Tuesday, August 29, 2017

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