1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Les –
you old warrior
still battling

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Rio –
your every move
starts a bidding war

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 Franz –
your death
set off the real deal


you live and learn
I was aware that the shooting of the Archduke of Austria, heralded the start of WWI
What I didn’t know, was that his name was Franz Ferdinand, the name now used by a current pop group

Franz Ferdinand, Archduke of Austria, assasinated 28th June 1914.

Source: https://footballpoets.org/poems/ferdinand/