Ben

The black Knight walks his path

In search of a truth he’ll never find

Loved by a father he cannot trust

Known by a mother he does not know

 

A sword of fiery red in his tight grip

The bond he depends on with his life

A Ren by name but not by birth

Torn apart by legacy and conflict

 

A petulant child in an adult mind

Confused by teachings

From a tyrant with a violent agenda

Equally deformed as history written

 

A future not yet decided

His path only half trod

An ambition not yet fulfilled

Following a dead name, Grandfather, Lord… Vader.

 

Copyright © JRFC August 2018
The image is readily available in various places on the internet and believed to be in the public domain. I hope no one minds.

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