Chess is a war,

That sheds no blood,

Not even a single drop,

From any heart’s core!


The soldiers perish,

Including the bishop,

To save the King and Queen,

From the foes nightmarish!

Many think that chess spawns intelligence!


While to many the game is sheer nonsense!

Author's Notes/Comments: 

Dedicated to dear Allets. :)

View kingofwords's Full Portfolio