Crimean Wind



Wary of right causes
needing less courage
than the wrong ones
Fate shunning reason
when true glory
comes to light

Humans get killed
but humanity
sorely lingers
The measure of intention
what is written
— and retained

(To Lord Alfred: June, 2024)
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Submitted by KurtPhilipBehm on June 14, 2024

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Scheme XXXABX XBXAAX X
Closest metre Iambic dimeter
Characters 250
Words 45
Stanzas 3
Stanza Lengths 6, 6, 1

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