Terence George Craddock (Spectral Images and Images Of Light)


Oh America! Learn To Love Peace!


Oh America!
when will you learn
learn to love peace?

When will you make
a love of peace
your national dream?

Oh America!
when will you learn
not to fight wars?


Oh America!
when will you learn
not to try to win

conflict foreign wars
wars that cannot be won
learn to win peace

learn to love peace
learn to worship peace
learn to honour peace!

Submitted: Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, June 19, 2013

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Written in June 2013 on the 19.6.2013.

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Comments about this poem (Oh America! Learn To Love Peace! by Terence George Craddock (Spectral Images and Images Of Light) )

  • Freshman - 532 Points Juan Olivarez (8/10/2013 9:34:00 PM)

    Sorry old friend, bur I will not join your cheering section. I hate for anyone especially non Americans to criticize America. Hope you are well. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 208 Points R.j. Wynn (8/8/2013 9:20:00 AM)

    I love it, so much commonsense. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 12,226 Points Ramesh Rai (7/28/2013 6:55:00 AM)

    great write sir. to win the love is a vicorious one
    regards (Report) Reply

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