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Spirit of the Eagle


The eagle's spirit does lead the way

Through struggles fought every day

Without this fierce bird our lives lost

A grand monarch always on display

The symbol of our greatest strength

Forever it will be our guardian here

Home of the free and of most brave

Powerful of its courage without fear


Those who seek to tear us all apart

Not any chance, from the very start

No matter whether all evil to prevail

An indomitable strength is not to fail

As the power-mad fraudulent seekers

Do try all that they can in to succeed

The bravest of heart shall overcome

Engaged by our strong eagle to lead

The bogus pretenders all shall go down

Their footholds slipping as they do slide

The spurious lot all will be flushed at last

In an appropriate hole no one may hide


The enemy are all waiting at the gates

Pretending to each think we are weak

A disastrous fate for them is held there

When all are destroyed none to spare

The home of the bravest American to be

Together we'll defend our land of the free

As evil to attack we have each one's back

Never an angry word or hatred then to see

This country is resilient always will survive

And our people will all find a way to thrive

As the eagle does fly so high up in the sky

We'll defend our nation until the day we die.



whonunuwho (author) from United States on October 09, 2017:

Thank you for your nice review my friend. Blessings. whonu

Ann Carr from SW England on October 09, 2017:

Great poem! It could apply just as well to Britain, especially at the moment! We have our bulldog, you have your eagle but I must admit an eagle is much more majestic - the dog is strong and stubborn though!

Gives us lots to think about.


whonunuwho (author) from United States on August 24, 2017:

Yes my friend, it is so. Blessings. whonu

Shauna L Bowling from Central Florida on August 24, 2017:

That we will, whonu. That we will!

whonunuwho (author) from United States on June 25, 2017:

Thank you so much Gypsy. whonu

Dora Weithers from The Caribbean on June 25, 2017:

What expression of hope and strength in the symbol of the eagle. God bless America!

Gypsy Rose Lee from Daytona Beach, Florida on June 24, 2017:

A wonderful poem the eagle is truly majestic and the best symbol for a great country.

whonunuwho (author) from United States on June 23, 2017:

Thank you Eric and I'm so glad you guys liked it. Many blessings to you and your family. whonu

Tamara Moore on June 23, 2017:

This is a strong poem and portrays our eagle very well, in all its majesty. Brilliant!

Eric Dierker from Spring Valley, CA. U.S.A. on June 23, 2017:

Thank you much. My boy and I loved this story. We say the pledge of allegiance every day. What can I say.\

We are down toward the docks as the Carl Vincent strike group is returning. Such a great country.

whonunuwho (author) from United States on June 22, 2017:

Yes my friend and a well chosen one to represent our nation. Many blessings. whonu

Ryan from Louisiana, USA on June 22, 2017:

Such a majestic creature. Great poem that really describes just how amazing an eagle is. Great work. I look forward to reading more of you work. Thank you for sharing this piece of poetry with us.

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