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Unlike us who shed tears again,
Those who lay with cross to mark,
Will never again see light nor dark.

Would you now fight and stand?
Defend with your life all our land,
Perhaps run, let others die,
Leave other menís widows to cry.

A thousand wars over years,
Have bought death and a million tears,
Fools glory as they slay and burn,
Generals and politicians never learn.
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Those that died

Contributed by jonted on Sunday, 12th November 2006 @ 12:54:08 PM in AEST
Topic: war



Those that died now feel no pain,
Unlike us who shed tears again,
Those who lay with cross to mark,
Will never again see light nor dark.

Would you now fight and stand?
Defend with your life all our land,
Perhaps run, let others die,
Leave other menís widows to cry.

A thousand wars over years,
Have bought death and a million tears,
Fools glory as they slay and burn,
Generals and politicians never learn.




Copyright © jonted ... [ 2006-11-12 12:54:08]
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Re: Those that died (User Rating: 1 )
by GingerB on Sunday, 12th November 2006 @ 08:08:54 PM AEST
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Words so true.

Hugs
Ginny


Re: Those that died (User Rating: 1 )
by Jenni_K on Monday, 11th November 2013 @ 01:06:39 PM AEST
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Miss your writing so much!!!!!


Re: Those that died (User Rating: 1 )
by ladyfawn on Sunday, 13th April 2014 @ 05:30:32 PM AEST
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war is so sad.... this is a beautiful tribute to those fallen,

hugs n' love nessa




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