The Black Prince

Monday, July 31, 2017

I no longer remember how
I earned this sobriquet.
Could’ve been the volatile
mix of my temperament

and brutal wartime conduct;
could’ve been my armor,
as displayed upon my tomb.
Could have been my gloom.

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