Knights And The Dragons
dragon was enormous – high as the castle wall
of death threatened from its many-toothed gaping maw;
David, Sir Len and the others saw many fall –
others were picked up and carried inside its jaw.
Al and Friar Gene prayed hard for their salvation;
Linda tried to knock the beasts out from the air –
were many and attacks came with repetition;
charging to the battle with bravery and flair.
led the attacks with the enchanted sword but he too
at the constant wave of scale and tooth and horned tail.
though they outnumbered them they appeared too few
the sound of crackling wood mixed with villagers' wail.
serious threat to the realm and their existence
challenge to the knights and their Holy persistence.
not a hunt but a roast with us as the main dish!'
from Sir Henry to Sir John who fought together.
job is to make sure that they don't get what they wish.'
Dirk fought hard with Geena like brother and sister.
should attack them now at the source of their power.'
Dave counselled Al, 'Leave men here to guard the village.
have watched as they all fly in from the Black Tower.
need venture there – a force here to stop the pillage.'
had used the dragons' attacks to make a raid.
Sir David.' said Al, 'God speed.' came from Friar Gene.
Len led them out as they went to the village's aid –
and fired up as never before or ever seen.
headed for the Black Tower and Count Lardiass;
were watched by witch Orgasma in her magic glass.
had felt the glass and with magic shattered it.
the black witch's power Orgasma fled
was stopped by a scouting Sir John with one hit.
was no lady but a ghoul – upon good she fed.
Geena and Hank caught up with Lardiass inside.
and Len questioned him about the dragons' power
had to seek the Fire crystal which was a foot wide
then smash it – they then set off for the Black Tower.
found it guarded by a fearsome dragon which Len - -
the magic sword slew then smashed he the blood crystal.
once the dragons began to fly home to the Den –
the knights took their captives to be seen by King Al.
had them locked away and then threw away the key –
fixed all properties in the realm without a fee.