15 Minutes All It Took

The flood came out of nowhere
No-one was prepared
Houses under water
Flood just didn’t care

15 minutes all it took
Cars, vans washed away
Trees uprooted, houses down
What more can I say?

Turned into a war zone
Dozens ended dead
Nature didn’t give a toss
Causing this bloodshed

The nature/human balance
At times hangs on a thread
We need to understand this
I’ve no more to be said

Don Matthews
July 2021

Published by donmatthewspoetry

I just like playing round with words. And having fun

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