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Author Name: Freealiopterix 2 Comments
Date Added: October 15, 2012 09:10:48 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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The Crimson Tide


The Crimson Tide



The crimson tide flows from the underpass

The copper tang affronts the morning air;

Feet scrunch and grind into the ground the glass

That lies as witness no-one else is there;

Apart from she no more alive poor soul

Whose vacant eyes look on with empty scorn;

The many lifeless parts make not a whole

But tell a story of a life forlorn;

Unkempt appearance dirty needles shame

And filth all lying round upon the ground;

What's the rhyme and reason who's to blame?

And now upon our ears falls not a sound;

In life is death an easy part to play

Who gives us night once snatched away the day.



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Comments:
Comment By: FreeTomahawk on October 15, 2012 01:13:02 PM Report


For a minute, when I read the title, I thought you were wrting about the University of Alabama. Ha, ha!!


 


Len

Comment By: FreeAdri on October 15, 2012 10:09:58 AM Report
The colours, the imagery is divine. I can smell the fresh air. 
Adri 





 


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