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Author Name: Freealiopterix 4 Comments
Date Added: November 15, 2012 02:11:55 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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King Al Reflects


King Al Reflects



'Does come to me remorse this day

As sit I now with flask of ale;

My thoughts fly back to yesterday

I ask myself 'did I not fail?'


I fought with he who harmed my wife

Who poisoned her left her to die;

And in return I took his life

So now I sit and wonder why


I feel this guilt doth torture me

The blood still stains these hands of mine;

To take a life this ought to be

In hands of God must be divine;


Would that my conscience be becalmed

And leave my memories unharmed.'



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Comments:
Comment By: FreeKymberly Donn on November 27, 2012 12:05:13 PM Report
May a calming hand find your brow sire. You did what was needed, as a good king should. 



~KD~

Comment By: FreeAdri on November 19, 2012 03:25:16 AM Report
You would have made a wonderful king. Your poetry becomes better and better, if that is at all possible. 
Adri 

Comment By: FreeFirestone Feinberg on November 15, 2012 09:44:13 AM Report
You are truly noble.  These are things you should think about.  Remember that David had Bathsheba's husband sent into the front lines of the army -- so he would be killed during battle -- far more of a crime than yours -- since the victim was innocent.  You felt as any man would feel -- and in a way you did the guy a favor:  this is better than rotting in the dungeon the rest of his life.  You will get over your guilt -- this is life, Sire.  --Sir David, Lord Chamberlain
Comment By: FreeLady Dragonwyck on November 15, 2012 07:48:31 AM Report
Dear King:  you did what needed to be done and your Kingdom is proud of you.  Rest assured, Dear Sire, YOU are respected and our Leader. 



Lady Linda  





 


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