Posted by: Ron DuBour | December 24, 2017

Peace on Earth From Friend and Foe~by Patrick Kevin O’Shea


 

 

Peace on Earth From Friend and Foe

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A glowing light , this Xmas night .
To cease the fire , this peaceful sight

The stage was set , for guns to tilt .For soldiers mire , to wane and wilt .

The killing fields , for now reset .
This bloody war , we can’t forget .

Friends and foe , young men at play . A game of football , on Xmas day .

Escape from the deadly furor of war . Young men in youth on battlefields ashore .

Men’s hearts did sing , below dark clouds , Aside silent cannons at rest from loud .

This Christmas message , cast so long ago , peace on earth From friend and foe .

Poetry by
Patrick
Copyright Written by
Patrick Kevin O’Shea
24/12/2017


Responses

  1. Reblogged this on By the Mighty Mumford and commented:

    AMEN, BROTHER!


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