The Alamo

The Alamo

A mission small and old

Yet the souls that fought

Were strong and bold.

 

On February 23rd

Santa Anna started a fight

They fought all day and rested at night.

 

The battle raged on

It made feelings of fear, loss, and dread

At last, March 6th

200 soldiers lay dead.

 

This sparked a flame in Sam Houston’s eye

Then, at San Jacinto

He yelled his famous cry

 

“Remember The Alamo!”

A saying known far and wide

Where the win of Texas is never denied.

 

 a poem by Grant Truong

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s