Argentine Tango

Rookie - 120 Points (11-05-1990 / USA)

The Zephyr's Army


'Away, ' I said, to where rays of light
Meet blades of grass, an army of soldiers
Waving at the command of their Zephyr.

Today I fled to where everything is alright.
At times the clouds roll in with a full artillery,
Ready to rain down an assault on all below. Now,

I lay instead, resting among the soldiers
Grateful to be fed. In this place I'm at ease.
In the wake of nature's war I've never known greater peace.

Submitted: Monday, July 14, 2014
Edited: Monday, July 14, 2014

Topic of this poem: nature

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  • Rookie - 408 Points Anthony Burkett (8/11/2014 11:51:00 AM)

    Delightful! Wonderful symbolism between the elements of nature and the battle they constantly wage... Touché to you my dear! (Report) Reply

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