Oh, The ScotsOh, The Scots1 day ago in Concrete Poetry More Like This
Oh, the Scots what to understand?!?
Do you really know what you truly want?!?
Heard your cry and plea
the was , the now, and the eternity
Shall we count sands of angst to quell
the bitter thistles of tears that fell
or summon the elements of spilt blood
for one and all to even the odds?!?
Oh, the Scots why now and why ever?!?
Can you not with your heart forswear
or was ancient drama so sweet so bitter
a savored play to divide and sever
Was it for true freedom or plain money
perhaps both I surmised to agree
Be careful of guised patriotistic sentimentality
a fabric so weak for life's tartan reality
Elusive unicorn is but truly a phantom
the key to let ancient serpent storm
Usurping Brave Heart's past
believing it to be a moral compass
to anchor rights of old
welding it to bake in modern mold
Take heed the're thistles to undone
what's been done and undone
Oh, the Scots will you aspire to forge
Forge a model to transcend I urge
Unite to work not only fo