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  Lord of the Manor
by B. B. Riefner
Sunday, February 07, 2010
Rated "PG13" by the Author.

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A shock of adulthood and intellectual maturity is harsh.


LORD OF THE MANOR

 

From the forest fringed in autumn,

Across the meadow, children green,

Over the merry brook,

Singing nursery rhymes,

Through the blooming roses

guarding the memories

of my narrow unclogged

boyhood lanes,

The cathedral squats.

Club in hand,

Snarling and demanding

More skulls to crush.

 

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Reviewed by Edwin Hurdle 2/11/2010
Good poem,take care

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