Annexed

Come to praise the king

To kneel and kiss his ring

God wills it

And so does his wards

Holding halberds behind

Gleaming in their kings light

My kings light

That burns me

My country, my people, alight

As I take the knee

Author: Jack Bennett

Born in Torbay, living in Bristol. One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple.

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