Minds. Ww1(1914-1918)



Nibbles

nibbles away

afraid, scared

day after day

nibbles.

single sniper shot

worst of the lot

whispers past.

machine-gun rat-a-tat-tat

get used to that

but in little bits

cuts, hurts

and nibbles away.

nibbles away

FEAR,

nibbles

away.

JAMES REID.
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Submitted on October 26, 2012

Modified on April 07, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme A B B X X A
Closest metre Iambic dimeter
Characters 229
Words 40
Stanzas 6
Stanza Lengths 1, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1

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