graceb (Australia)() published:
I was a young Australian, about the world I had not a clue,
I wondered why the grass was green and why the sky was blue.
I heard children on playgrounds, who squealed with laughter and joy.
I saw people all around me, men and women, girls and boys.
I watched people live in peace and silence whilst wars had unfurled,
I was a young Australian - and I so badly wanted to change the world.
I pretended I didn't...
almost 3 years ago