A Collection of Original Poetry by Students of Ladysmith High School

Saturday, 14 May 2016

The Battle Ended ~ Erin van Niekerk

If I should die, think only this of me.
That I did my deeds,
But my battle is done.
With all the medals I have won.
I lie in the sun,
As the blood runs
I know it is the end of the song
As the sense of death is strong
I know my battle is ended
As I am descended
Down into the ground 

© Erin van Niekerk

Grade 9

No comments:

Post a Comment

Thank you for reading our poetry!
Positive and supportive commentary is welcomed.
Negative or abusive remarks will not be published.