I see you blue sky
Behind those bars up high
Don't think you pass me by
You are in my minds eye
Birds call as they play in a tree
What must it be like to fly free... by P.
I'd like to take credit for the above poem but mine went along the lines of .....
Back in the day
It would be safe to say
That if you put a foot wrong
It wouldn't be long
Before behind bars ye would be :))
I'd love to read what you might come up with to describe how convicts must have felt back when simple thieving could mean transportation for seven years, or stealing something worth more than a shilling meant death by hanging. The expression 'the law is an ass' was as relevant then as it is now :)
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