What did you do?

What did you do?

In years to come when young ones ask
During the bad virus what did you,
I’ll tell them I sat in comfort
For a month or two.

While others put their lives at risk
I sat at home in a comfy chair,
While hero’s fought a battle
I just stayed right there.

People died in their thousands
I only saw it on the internet,
I didn’t venture outside my home
Throughout the worldwide threat.

No, I just stayed in comfort,
And slept safely in my bed,
Along with millions of other people
Who were trying to stop the spread.

About the author

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I'm past my sell by date but still going strong, I love reading, gardening, writing and sketching, I live in a very small fishing town and love it. I was born in Coventry but city life was never for me, I have lived in lots of different places, but I am finally settled here (much to the relief of my husband)

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