World-Poems
Get an account!     Login

Search

Others

Who's Online

7 user(s) are online (7 user(s) are browsing Poems and Quotes)

Members: 0
Guests: 7

more...

License

Creative Commons License
Poems -> Religious :  Yes An Haunted Castle In Jersey.
Tags: St Helier.  
 


Saint Helier walks to and throe, chanting his psalms.
Born in the year 510AD, a bizarre 6th century man.
Song and prayer, a church meeting upon the mount.
Helier's Island congregation, were at Mont de la ville.
Jersey Inhabited, by only a few nomads and a Monk.

The Saxons brutally attacked them, at about midday.
The Pirates on their fatal day, had been hiding at sea.
Fog arrived early morning, anchored off of Corbiere.
They came ashore, unseen stealthily in st aubin bay.
Crossing sand banks, hiding out amongst oak trees.

Chopping off their heads, playing football with them.
They kicked St Helier's head, north of mount Bingham.
Where the seas high tide, washed it up on the shore.
The shore it lay, his tomb-stone now, the church alter.
An ideal man rejoiced for his good, a slaughtered saint.

Yes Elizabeth Castle Jersey, it is now being haunted.
A man of Christian faith, he endured long loneliness.
Time slip into the past, Peering out of his grotto door.
His ghost is all alone in his grotto, awaiting us visitors.
A real sense of being, paradise with islets and coves.



VISIT JERSEY.

Author
AnthonyFry
Author AnthonyFry
News by the same authorMore poems
Author rssAuthor rss
StatisticsStatistics
 
Poem
Date 2017/1/8 23:54:53
Views 186
Favorites 0
License Creative Commons License
Send this Poem to a FriendSend
Printer Friendly PagePrint
Create a PDF from the articleCreate a pdf
Recents
Yes An Haunted Castle In Jersey.
"A Paradigm."
Yolo Decasyllabon Elegy.
"A Rose"
Gathering Invisible Dreams From An Oyster.
Random
Jambojersey On Treasured Proverbs.
Your Feet On The World Wide Web.
Tyburn London's Fatal Tree, Twelve Solemn St Sepulcher's Bell Towles.
Two Sad Steps Of Earth To A Grave.
Cicada Wind.
The comments are owned by the poster. We aren't responsible for their content.

Tags Cloud

Login

Username:

Password:

Remember me



Lost Password?

Register now!

Recent Comments

Most read recently

For Other Survivors
paula-puddephatt
2015/6/10 15:47:52
Revealed
paula-puddephatt
2015/6/20 19:10:07
Your Words
paula-puddephatt
2015/6/27 13:43:27
Sapphire
paula-puddephatt
2015/7/11 13:09:19
Words Like
paula-puddephatt
2015/6/16 21:10:21
Never Trust Again
paula-puddephatt
2016/7/8 12:17:50
Fantasies and Memories
paula-puddephatt
2015/6/20 12:56:54
Spiritual Peace
paula-puddephatt
2015/6/22 13:14:28
Apple Core
paula-puddephatt
2017/8/5 7:11:29
Autumn
paula-puddephatt
2015/6/30 16:32:37