St. George’s Day 2020

He landed [dondurucu]
under a northern star
on Kent’s stones/ Glib
shingle hindered him… /

St. George’s Day

Saint George born high, in Syria,
Now lies low from the media:
Caught in Calais, no marching on,
He lost his horse, along with Ascalon.
God-battled lands flattened his hope,
So George put his faith in a leaking boat