Forest of our fathers
Felled by jealous giants
Slayers of the sylvan
Player’s moral pliance

Bark now bent and splintered
Wooded cries are chorused:
Thick the thrill of thralldom
Cutthroats kill the forest

Author: Beleaguered Servant

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

2 thoughts on “Deforestation”

  1. We just had some beautiful trees cut down in our neck of the woods, to make way for a subdivision, and they didn’t even use the wood! They burned it! Oak and maple and who knows what else… this is Florida. Everything grows here! We were mortified!

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