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 and raised in Torquay, England. 21 years old. Teeming with thoughts that need an outlet, working a full time job at his local supermarket. Unfortunately born a poet, he will most likely suffer from this contradiction most of his life.

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