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  1. I Wonder If My Daddy Misses Me

    • By Cathy Queisser
    • Published: October 2009

    I wonder if my daddy misses me like I miss him!
    I wonder if he's coming home, and if so . . . when?

    I wonder if my daddy remembers how I look!...

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  3. You Will Be Remembered

    • By Anna Smith
    • Published: March 2009

    I don't know that uniform that was once on your back
    Or the medals you could have worn
    Or the family that loved you
    That were broken up and torn....

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  4. For A Soldier

    • By Alisha
    • Published: January 2009
    Poem From Sister For Her Brother

    When you wake up in the morning or stay up nights on end,
    Know that your sister is here till the very end.
    When you gather your equipment and grasp your gun,
    Know that you're loved, brother, uncle, son.

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    Hey I think your poem is amazing although quite sad. I hope he comes back soon and wish your family happiness.

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  6. My Son

    • By Theresa Kackley
    • Published: December 2008
    Poem By Mother Of A Marine

    He stands tall
    He stands proud
    In a foreign country
    Among a foreign crowd

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    Best poem I've read since I've been on the group. You are very close to my style and War is something I've been close enough to write about. Really moving poem you have written here and clear...

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  7. There Is No Such Thing As A Happy Ending

    • By Julia
    • Published: November 2008

    where red poppies lay,
    bodies decay.
    people pray,
    for their loved ones passed away....

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  8. A Mother's Wish

    • By Mary Hodges
    • Published: September 2008
    Come Home To Me

    My darling, words cannot say
    How proud I am of you today.
    You're beautiful, courageous, good, and strong.
    Taking up the cause to right the wrongs

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    • Rating 4.44
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    This poem has risen my emotions, i have shed tears as i scrolled down the lines. However thank you for reminding me of my fallen soldier brother, Simbwa, who died of multiple injuries just...

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  10. A Soldier's Daughter

    • By Alisha Mcaleese
    • Published: August 2008

    When I first came into this world,
    You could not be there.
    But Mommy promised every night
    That you would always care.

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    My dad was killed weeks before I came into the world and only days before the horrible war ended, so he never knew the child he was expecting was a girl. I would give everything to give him...

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  11. Fade To Light

    A Wounded Soldier

    Today is another day of patrols
    These days all seem the same
    That is unless we see action
    Unaware that would be today

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  12. Different Uniform

    Two Sides To A War

    He sat in his foxhole,
    Fired his last round.
    Looked at his friend,
    Fatally wounded.

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  13. Soldier Daddy

    I am a small and precious child,
    My dad's been sent to fight.
    The only place I'll see him is in my dreams tonight.
    He will be gone too many days

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    I'm a Soldier Dad. Son of a Soldier Dad. Son of a farmer from Ohio. Son of a German immigrant who served in the Civil War, a butcher from near Berlin. My children are grown and yet the fight...

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