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Hangman's Gallows

Hangman's Gallows

A Poem by Adam M. Snow


The hangman cometh, to the gallows oaken, the reapers awaken, to mend the broken. The mourners mourn, a soul that was scorn.
Final Judgement

Final Judgement

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


My nerves gave way on a winter’s night In the town of Grantham Hay, I had burned the candle at multiple ends And now I would have to pay, I&..
Ghost of the Gallows

Ghost of the Gallows

A Poem by Holly M. May


In this cell, I lied on the cold dungeon floor,With nothing but rags, rats, scraps of paper and little ink.I felt the icy breath of Death on my nec..
Where the Gallows Hung

Where the Gallows Hung

A Poem by West Coast


I hope you enjoy
Noose

Noose

A Story by Joshua Kyle


Guilty until proven innocent.
The Gallows

The Gallows

A Poem by Anne Bathory


The final moments of a man already gone.
Gallows Humour

Gallows Humour

A Poem by Gooey


Inspired by a quote from the intro video for Eddie Izzard's act Dress To Kill. It's is about a person looking back at their life and torment of past..
Stairs

Stairs

A Poem by Lykeios


Poem about the end of a criminal's life.
''The Forgiving Gallow's''

''The Forgiving Gallow's''

A Story by Will Neill


Based on a true story about the unsuccessful atempt By James Berry, chief excecutioner in 1884 of the convicted muderer John Lee (The Babacome Murder)..
The Widow Crope

The Widow Crope

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


She cooked the final meals at the gaol, Collected the hangman’s clothes, For he inherited everything Of the hanged man, heaven..
The Emotional Disaster

The Emotional Disaster

A Poem by ForeverTheLoner


A poem about love,lies, and emotion
The Switch

The Switch

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


The woman walked up to the prison gates But the guard wouldn’t let her through, ‘We only have room for the prison inmates ..
THE HANGING

THE HANGING

A Story by Marie


THe last hanging to take place in Lyburn County...
The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

A Poem by David Lewis Paget


‘What’s at the end of the garden,’I would ask my Lisa May,Each time she came through the garden gateWith that look of pure dismay.Sh..
In The Shadow Of A Mask

In The Shadow Of A Mask

A Story by Whisty_x


Today is a day I wish would never wake. It’s been nearly a year since the last time I was given..
26. THE CASE OF A DEAD SUITOR

26. THE CASE OF A DEAD SUITOR

A Chapter by Peter Rogerson


Life must go on even when Dr Watson is in the hands of influenza