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Our heros

February 26, 2010
By c13579 GOLD, Weston, Massachusetts
c13579 GOLD, Weston, Massachusetts
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Favorite Quote:
"if love be blind, love cannot hit the mark"- Shakespeare ( romeo and juliet )

Young boys and young girls
Leave to bring freedom to other shores
Many will fight many will die
All even before sunrise
Some will live and tell this tale
And others will be left on the battlefield
Young faces can be turned old
Just by witnessing the big and the bold
Children become men
Right then and there
War is dangerous
So handle with care

The author's comments:
was inspired, when my class went on the dc trip in 8th grade, when we visited all he memorials and saw all the deceased names. which made me relate only through a poem so i wrote this on the back side of a napkin and carried it in my pocket till i found a paper. memorible.

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on Mar. 15 2010 at 3:19 pm
TabbyIsland BRONZE, Augusta, Georgia
1 article 0 photos 2 comments

Favorite Quote:
Tears are safety valves for the heart when too much pressure is laid upon it. (I don't remember who wrote that, but I LOVE it!)

that's really beautiful and so true