Colin Ian Jeffery

(20th May 1942 / Caterham)

HOWL DOWN THE SCREAMING WIND


Howl down the screaming wind
Stem flow of innocent blood
Rescue souls from a whirlpool's trap
Floundering amidst thunderous waves
Dashed and broken on jagged rocks.

War mongers cries surge out of control
Silencing prayers for peace
Lies are told to quell war’s panic
Inmates run the asylum
Madness births our destruction.

Submitted: Sunday, February 17, 2008
Edited: Friday, March 07, 2014

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