“One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar” – Helen Keller or “Eleanor – Queen”

By Elvira

She                              soared                         on her
death bed

Back to                                                            Aquitaine
Mother of                                kings
Scoundrels
Murders of kin
Now                             resting                         in French
Land
No one                                     can hurt her;
no king, but God
commands her

Freedom,                                 but a page
on a book
Eleanor                                    we honor
you.

February 2015

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.