Phases (5)

The milltown boys went off to war,
But only some came back;
The girls worked in the factory
To fill the wartime lack —

But all of that was years ago,
The mills are long shut down,
While those who knew the tumult sleep
Out on the edge

Of town

Author: Beleaguered Servant

Owen "Beleaguered" Servant (a/k/a Sibelius Russell) writes poetry mostly, with an occasional pause to have a seizure.

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