Now THAT was a poem of epic awesomeness. I'm blown away. That gave me goose-bumps, and I'll be marching around the snow-fort in my yard saying "They stand" and drawing on thsi poem for inspiration as I launch and get hit by snowballs.
Author's Response: Thank you, so much! Good luck in your battle, I hope you stand firm and are victorious! :D Wow, that is exactly what poetry should do to people...I'm so excited you were inspired! Awesome, thank you!