A Haiku: Outpost

Silence of sheep leadered to the slaughter.

Imagined ruptured dreams.
Imagined ruptured dreams. | Source

They came shouting last words...



Battle cries silenced

Snow also fell, less twisted;

Men once strong and brave.


© 2011 Demas W. Jasper All rights reserved.

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mary615 5 years ago from Florida

This is truly beautiful. I appreciate the Haiku, and wish I could do them. I'm still working on it. Thanks for thia.


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picklesandrufus 5 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

very nice!


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Deborah Brooks 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

I wish I could do a Haiku.. I need to practice..this is a great one,.

Happy New year.

I voted up and awesome

debbie


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Perspycacious 4 years ago from Today's America and The World Beyond Author

Mary615: Since this Comment you have developed your own skills.

picklesand rufus: Everyone could wish for loyal Followers and Commenters like you. Thanks.

Deborah Brooks: "Practice makes perfect" and you start off with an advantage! Thanks for some of your reading time and Comment.

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