Elizabeth The Great, Matriarch to a Nation

You have always been present in my life,

On the stamp I stuck on the letter I wrote to my father,

On the last pound I had in my pocket when I slept on the street,

You were the person I looked at on TV, before I could even speak.

The voice I listened to on Christmas Day, evoking hope,

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Local poet/writer. ‘There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.’ E. Hemingway. All ©️DMM

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Local poet/writer. ‘There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.’ E. Hemingway. All ©️DMM