A Sister

Poems

Dedicated to HeartBeatsBlue

I had a sister in the Amazon,
a solitary Onça-pintada,
this is the tale of how humans violated
her habitat, killing her in the end!
    

They chopped and burned down the trees to construct
a mighty wonder of human progress
amid the grandest one of Nature’s own
and still my darling Nature sustains them!
   

She had battled on for many centuries,
while the Dodo and the giant Mammoth failed
but she could only fight so many wars
before yielding to human avarice!
   

Earlier she had been jailed too, so I heard
for protesting against humankind’s poisoned darts!

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6 thoughts on “A Sister

    1. I was just really tired last night, I guess I couldn’t wait for the page to load hahaha. Sorry. Well, it won’t get 60 likes here because this is just a baby blog, not a 6 year old… But I am happy that it is on my blog as well now. Thank you for this honor.

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      1. Honestly, sometimes I see stuff with almost hundreds of likes that don’t deserve that number, but I’m just mean and judgemental hahaha.

        And you’re completely right.

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