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Author Name: Freealiopterix 3 Comments
Date Added: July 27, 2012 10:07:08 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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The Knights And The Games


The Knights And The Games



At last the games did come around

With Knights and Squires from all the land;

This year 'twas held on Royal ground

Which made proceedings all more grand;

Our Knights did shine in many sports

With reputations on the line;

Came rivals now of different sorts

Their sportsmanship did them define;


In fencing there was only one

Our Kym so lithe and swift of blade;

As she was watched by Len and son

She rose atop of all who bade;

In wrestling and with horsemanship

Did Len our champion show his art;

He grappled all did toss and flip

And looked a champion from the start;


The marathon was such a race

Endurance strength and fortitude;

Sir John did set such fast a pace

That victory for him ensued;

Sir David was an archer true

His bow arm strong so accurate;

Rivals came but then did they rue

For David's aim was far too straight;


Fairest Linda great of heart

Was to a dive as birds to flight;

Her beauteous lines made sport an art

It simply was a regal sight;

And all the while the spectacle

Was witnessed by the King and Queen;

Glued to their chairs like barnacle

It was the closest they had been;


No fights or quests just wholesome joy

Was felt by all attendees there;

And even those in full employ

Did spend the time to stop and stare;

The sun sets now on Castle Al

The peace and laughter settles in;

Contentment rules the court royale

Harmony now without within.



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Comments:
Comment By: FreeKymberly Donn on August 17, 2012 07:13:40 PM Report
Yay, Royal Games to celebrate the triumphant return of our beloved king! What fun Alistair!



~Lady Kymberly

Comment By: FreeFirestone Feinberg on July 27, 2012 12:18:09 PM Report
Hark!  The Kingdom returns.  All is as it should be.  Again.   --David
Comment By: FreeTomahawk on July 27, 2012 10:36:55 AM Report


Sire! Thou verily hast


returned triumphantly to us at last!


'tis a great day in Al-Land for us all


to your subjects great and small.


mark this day, he made his choice


for King Al is back....we all rejoice!


 


Welcome back, Kingy!


 


Len





 


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