Words Of Prey



Thunder in the wind,
lightning on the plain
Glory in the moment
heaven to exclaim

Voices freed of bondage,
willful souls released
Stalking through the ages past
—hunting for the beast

(The First Book Of Prayers: February, 2022)
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Submitted by sage48 on February 18, 2022

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Scheme XXXX XAXA X
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 232
Words 42
Stanzas 3
Stanza Lengths 4, 4, 1

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