Tom Higgins

(Egremont)

Now And Then


Once babes in arms,
Once tots at play,
Once bright eyed kids,
Once happy schooldays.

Now men at arms,
Now they don't play,
Now dead eyed boys,
Now they just learn to slay.

Submitted: Friday, May 24, 2013
Edited: Saturday, May 25, 2013

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Tom Higgins 15/05/2013

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