beloved eagle of freedom

     She rode the wind like most birds in flight

Spreading her wings to show her might.

She is the American eagle of freedom and is seen everywhere

And wherever freedom rings – she will be there!

You will see her with the statue of liberty in the harbor of New York

Where all nations gather to sit and talk.

You will see her on our currency- her majestic wings spread so wide

She stands for freedom, on that we cannot deny.

She sat on the heads of four great presidents, and gazed

Across the beautiful view of MT RUSHMORE in all its glory

Telling of freedoms magnificent story.

She has sat on treetops and mountaintops all across the nation

And seen beauty and devastation.

Yet she still stands as proud as can be

For she is our history.


© L . RAMS

About poetlou

i am known as the story telling poet and my poems are in rhyme and verse. i write about all subject matter. i am also on poemhunter.con with over 1200 poems listed and on five other sites. i have written a " hope series" with thirteen stories which i think is of interest, and i will post the first one and if you like it , i will then post the others. ENJOY THE READS
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