Family above all.A farmer growing food, a knight armed for war.Family above all.2 days ago in Traditional Fixed Forms More Like This
A maiden in her window, a mother out the door.
A brother looking after his siblings, stuck in a moor.
What do they all have? A cause worth fighting for.
No matter how grave a situation may be,
Protect what you love, and the gods will hear ye.
Fight for what is good, pure and right,
No matter the cost, it’s an honourable fight.
Now come along son, get over here.
Where we are, there’s no room for fear.
The darkness abounds, we stand and fight,
I’ll look after you; That is all that is right.
Moments later, and the darkness lifts,
In comes the light, through the fog it shifts.
’’Thank goodness, my child,’’ are the words I spoke.
All I saw then was him, amongst the fire and smoke