Our Country's Heroes

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To the men and women in the military.

Our Country's Heroes

The army, the air force and the navy
I hope our country's heroes come home to their baby
The danger and the fights
The days and the nights
The lost and the found
The ones in the ground
We all mourn
For the torn
The ones we love
The ones now above
We celebrate
And set a date
For the live
And the grieving wives
You're all so brave
So we'll all be saved
We all say 'You're not zeroes'
'We're still hear thanks to our country's heroes'

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purdylox commented on Our Country's Heroes

03-20-2010

as a sailor and a sailors wife (not now but was) this poem hits home and thank you so much for writting it.

sammia commented on Our Country's Heroes

03-14-2010

This is beautiful and as I am joining the air force It means a lot. These soldiers put their lives in danger to make sure that we are safe. Very good write. Many of our fellow poets are soldiers so they will enjoy this read and like it. Keep writing

Poetry is not an expression of the party line. It's that time of night, lying in bed, thinking what you really think, making the private world public, that's what the poet does.

Allen Ginsberg (1926-1997) U.S. poet.

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