Am not worth much

by zvikov   Feb 1, 2016


Worry not dear, I am not worth much
For you to fear, to try to please
A ruler of this kingdom, what value is such?
A simple man am I, after only thine heart.

For the man came before the king
Truly the king is but just a man
Is your heart the king's subject?
Tell me I adjure, the man prevailed!
Wealth enough to buy these lands is mine
Yet whose heart can these riches buy?
A king for the subjects, a man for your heart
Assure me dear, I am not worth much.

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  • 4 months ago

    by mossgirl19

    Superbly done! Love it.

  • 1 year ago

    by Ben Pickard

    The king is just a man. How true. A thoughtful piece. Well done and welcome to the site,
    All the best
    Ben

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