The bell sounds

by Independence Forever   Apr 3, 2007


Amid-st war and diversity the bell rang
the people shouted and oh how they sang

through cannon and musket fire they marched
with wounds, hunger and many a man parched

signatures placed on beautifully written text
to face the troubles of treason, all were vexed

independence like a torrent came rolling on America's shores
the unanimous vote would bring contention and more sores

oh but that liberty bell rang loud and clear
ringing in independence for all colonist to hear

the war was far from being over, the worst was yet to come
but with a new start, all prepared to wipe away tyranny scum

on the 4th the bell rang, rising in volume cleansing the world
for upon the inhabitants of this hemisphere, hope unfurled

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  • 10 years ago

    by Vanessa

    I liked it. Great flow, diffrent, well pinned. all in all an awesome write and an even better read.5/5

  • 10 years ago

    by Kaila

    I liked it!! Not many people know how to write about this and I think you did a fabulous job! nicely done!
    xoxo
    kaila

  • 10 years ago

    by amber

    Good job. good description and topic. keep it up.

  • 10 years ago

    by Ashlee

    Well done!!!! i love it 5/5 =] its so good im going to read ur other poems

  • 10 years ago

    by Melpomene

    I liked how you portrayed this poem really good write. Well done ~mel