The Last Man Standing

Heavy hearted

Colleen Millsteed
JOliver’s Twist
Published in
3 min readMar 9, 2024

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Battle weary.
Image courtesy of Pixabay

He stands tall and faces his enemy,
Pride rides his back in a show of strength,
He’ll stand his ground knowing he has his empathy,
Backing him in this fight at length.

He swallows his words and waits to see what he’ll hear,
His nemesis smiles in a false sense of glory,
Why? Because his stubbornness is…

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Colleen Millsteed
JOliver’s Twist

Top Writer in Poetry. I’m a Finance Manager with a love of both numbers and words.