An acrostic sonnet

Image by Nan Palmero (CC BY 2.0) on Flickr
Image by Nan Palmero (CC BY 2.0) on Flickr

All around the children praying to God
Tenacious clergy lie in golden mud
Heaven more than Hell should be smugly awed
Ever since for God ’tis good to spill blood
In Hitchens I trust you will too in time
Sailing in the sky flying in the sea
Twenty commandments before every crime
Formulating the next second-best plea
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Patrick M. Ohana

Patrick M. Ohana

Medical writer who reads & writes fiction & some nonfiction, although the latter may appear at times like the former. https://patrick-m-ohana.anthi-and-m.com