ODOP: credit henry darger

A general on a fine charger
unhorsed and killed
by a naked child
on a suddenly vacant field

The last thing the general saw
(through glassy eyes)
were dark rainbow wings
blotting out the drizzling sky.

Copyright 2010 Jobey George

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1 Comment »

  1. Lelo said

    Wonderful internal rhyming. I also like “dark rainbow wings.”

    – A Big Fan

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