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we weep for him a soldier shot dead in Iraq they honour him in soft voices and we stand in quiet stillness, sadness and prayer for this young man who lost his life in a distant country far from home and family _______________________________ March 15, 2015 Fibonacci Submitted to the contest, Your Favorite Poem, sponsor, Carol Eastman First Place

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Date: 3/25/2015 2:13:00 PM
A sight witnessed far to many times in our modern era. Will this scene ever cease, that I doubt but I pray it does. Your words grace the image with comfort and respect. Belated congratulations 'Broken Wings' hugs//James :)
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Date: 3/24/2015 12:45:00 PM
A moving verse. @}~
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Date: 3/22/2015 10:13:00 AM
Beautifully composed, emotive write and win.. Many congrats, BW
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Date: 3/20/2015 7:48:00 AM
Congrats on your win! The picture was great for this poem and so true!
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Date: 3/19/2015 9:09:00 PM
There is sadness when one loses their love so far from home...Thank you for your poem :)
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Date: 3/19/2015 4:18:00 PM
A wonderful tribute - congrats on your win:-) Hugs Jan xx
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Date: 3/19/2015 12:30:00 PM
BROKEN, Congratulations on your awesome win..... Luv ~LINDA~
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Date: 3/15/2015 4:46:00 PM
wonderful tribute
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Date: 3/15/2015 1:55:00 PM
A great tribute..m about the sacrifice of a brave soldier... nice one.
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