Tuesday, October 10, 2017

With Hopes for their Future Generations

                                                                                   Attribution: Puskechina
Image: Syrian Refugees not too Long Ago (here)

Setting their sights with blank looks
Across the emptiness spanning the ocean waters
A people seeking freedom
Imposed against their wishes
By those powerful enough to impede their progress

Wishing for land of the free
With hopes for their future generations
Divine help awaited
(44 words)

De at d'Verse's Quadrille #42 with
inclusion of the word  -  hope

13 comments:

  1. Only god can help them, their own kind left them to die

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  2. Eloquently expresses the peril of many.

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  3. "Divine help awaited"

    Always.

    ~marley

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  4. True for every refugee story

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  5. Oh the hope, and also hope that's being ground to dust.

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  6. I feel their stories, so deeply.

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  7. Hope waits for divine help if it arrives.

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  8. The hope still lingers but sadly for some never becomes reality.

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  9. Freedom is a wonderful thing albiet freedom from worry,or being held captive. Loved the read Hank.

    Yvonne.

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  10. "Divine hope" indeed there lies the solution

    Thanks for linking to Monday WRites this week, Hank

    much love...

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