Monday, January 29, 2018

IV. He is... (Day 376)

finished  celebrating 
his grandest achievement  
pinnacle of power  that trophy 
he stole from defeat’s slavering 
jaws  but it brings no joy to 
this man  only discontent 
stress-related illness  and  
a life in all ways diminished 

(c) 2018, by Hannah Six

Image created from an original photo 
from the US Dept. of Defense