A Soldier's Song

A Soldier's Song

A Poem by Threads

Tipper, tapper 
Off we go, to afar 
Stimmer, stammer 
Then we go, to a war 

Take me home 
oh maiden fair 
Take me far 
away from here

A grunt and pant 
the soldier's song 
and through a rant 
It still will pang  

A step in drone away from home 
To a goal I still don't know 
That's afoul 

Take me home 
oh maiden fair 
Take me far 
away from here

I am done 
(with this war 
Let them come 
(I am set ashore 

I found my maiden away from here 
She sat in wonder of people there 
She knows not yet for neither do I 
But I'm willing to bet we're caught by 
A set of eyes

© 2018 Threads

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Added on November 14, 2017
Last Updated on January 26, 2018




Keep pulling on that thread, maybe it will lead you to something you like, after all it got you this far. I am just someone looking to share and enjoy poetry. Feel free to tell me your thoughts more..

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