Colin Ian Jeffery

Veteran Poet - 1,216 Points (20th May 1942 / Caterham)

Slavery - Poem by Colin Ian Jeffery

Taken in war or kidnapped
Shackled in irons and sold
They are humans in despair.

Sold as property to be servile
Classed sub-human
They live out a life of misery.

Treated as unruly dogs
Worked from dawn to dust
Breeding more slaves.

In captivity they sing of freedom
Spirit never wavering
Praying humanity will set them free.

Topic(s) of this poem: slavery


Comments about Slavery by Colin Ian Jeffery

There is no comment submitted by members..



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags


Poem Submitted: Thursday, October 29, 2015



[Report Error]