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  1. Soldier Boy

    • By Neil Smith
    • Published: August 2017
    Gratitude To Those Fighting For Their Country

    Soldier boy, I see that you're hurting in disguise,
    Showing no pain, but I see it in your eyes.
    I know the pain that runs deep, and you feel it every day.
    I see the fear in your eyes that never goes away.

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  3. My Hero, My Husband

    • By Jennifer G. Dickerson
    • Published: February 2006

    I thought your world was only me
    And you will live your life so safely.
    But you have your own responsibility
    To serve your people and your country.

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    Thank you Shawna! My husband was deployed a few days after our wedding for the third time. It was hard on me, but we made it together. He is now retired and we have two boys.

  4. Vitctims Of Society

    • By Rafay Muhammad
    • Published: December 2011

    Dawn breaks on yet another day
    but the light is nowhere to be found
    on this sky murky and gray
    hope seems lost on this battle ground...

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  6. A Gunner's Lament

    • By Alexander Brush
    • Published: December 2011

    I was charged with their safety.
    My one and only task,
    To protect that convoy
    From that fatal blast.

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    My friend's dad was killed when one of his convoys was ambushed by terrorists. It's so sad to hear about soldiers being killed and never coming home. My friend hasn't been the same since.

  7. A Soldier's Diary

    Home Sweet Home
    I miss you when I am away
    Dad, Sis, Mom
    I miss you when I am alone ...

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    my best friends brother is in the army and she gets really upset about it sometimes and me being the person I am to her and her family I try to reassure her that everything will be alright...

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  8. To The War Returning

    Thoughts Of A Soldier Going Off To War

    How blue are the eyes of my darling
    And warm are her lips ruby red.
    How white are her arms of enchantment
    That beckon me into her bed.

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  10. 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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  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. My Brother At War

    • By Virginia Thom
    • Published: February 2006

    I am so very proud
    Of how he turned out to be
    He is out there standing his ground
    Fighting for our country...

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    I found out recently that one of my brothers had joined the Army as soon as he left school. I am so very proud of him but it has made trying to contact him to express this more than difficult...

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  13. Freedom's Destination

    Some foreign country,
    Some funny name.
    After awhile,
    They all look the same....

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