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A Man & The Burden of Life

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A Man & The Burden of Life

I am the dead.
The lone victor stands silent;
Only the trees and the soil and he will remember.
And even the trees and the soil will shed their scars;
The lone victor stoops;
Under the body of a thousand men.
Victorious and defeated.

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  1. Date: 8/11/2009 5:56:00 AM
    wonderful write...

  1. Date: 8/11/2009 4:43:00 AM
    original--well penned--charma

  1. Date: 7/30/2009 11:14:00 AM
    absolutely beautiful

  1. Date: 7/30/2009 6:35:00 AM
    Interesting words put to pen. Sara