Home

IMG_1616

A nation staggers towards bloody separation

It doesn’t matter which side

Slip in the dirt, left in the lurch

Children stumble with their lives under attack

The ship sways bringing home British citizens Indian born and bred, they’ve never set foot in home

Families left reeling and left to flounder on the trains to oblivion

Roll on the empire faltering soon to topple completely. Wobbling on the road to Uttar Pradesh

Old photographs weave mysteries and leave questions unanswered

Copyright John de Gruyther 2017
https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/lurch/#like-254082

Let me know what you're thinking...

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s