A Day of Reckoning

New buds, new life...
New buds, new life...


Do take heart my brothers and sisters,

For it's now a new day's about to arrive,

As we shall put aside all our worries,

Having no fear, as long as we're alive.


Those yesterdays of such a suffering,

Today we shall so justly, to overcome,

As a united people, all across this land,

A strong America, is where we're from.



Made of sterner stuff, tough inside,

As this so defines us each and all,

We must pull together for better life,

Now's the time for our walking tall.


There's a reckoning for past events,

All of the damages have been done.

The good shall be rewarded in time,

Now it's the evil we shall all so shun.



Making right all wrongs, each soul belongs,

For we are made of our God's earthly soil.

Together we shall succeed by every deed,

It's then we'll be rewarded for our own toil.


Yes, it's a reckoning now coming, my friends,

Those misdeeds to be corrected and forgiven,

Our Maker, by grace, forgives the human race,

Where every spirited soul has then so striven.


A flower of hope...
A flower of hope...

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threekeys 3 months ago from Australia

If I were a citizen of your country right now, this poem would inspire, comfort and hope within me. Lovely whonu.


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whonunuwho 3 months ago from United States Author

Thank you my friend threekeys and many blessings to you and yours on this fine Fall day. whonu


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bravewarrior 3 months ago from Central Florida

I'm seeing a recurring theme across HP since the election. One of unity and strength.


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whonunuwho 3 months ago from United States Author

This is true and very important that we all pull together now. whonu


teaches12345 2 months ago

This is a message for us as people who need to right the past wrongs. I pray we become united as the years pass.


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whonunuwho 2 months ago from United States Author

Yes teaches my friend we will all say our prayers. There is still hope for us on this planet and we have to stand together. Blessing to you and family. whonu

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