Memorial Poem

Memorial Poem Memorial Poem

Status: Finished

Genre: Poetry

Houses:

Details

Status: Finished

Genre: Poetry

Houses:

Summary

A poem in commemoration of our fallen soldiers.
Share :
Twitter

Summary

A poem in commemoration of our fallen soldiers.

Content

Submitted: June 09, 2014

A A A | A A A

Content

Submitted: June 09, 2014

A A A

A A A


What is the opportunity cost of freedom?

Only the lives of those we may or may not know.

So, why then do we take it all for granted?

Instead, I choose to honor and say thank you,

To the brave, who now march,

On the forsaken soil of the Promised Land.

Looking down upon their families,

In hopes that they will persevere.

Their boots are furnished with freedom.

Their weapons, branded with the will of Death,

And their helmets, with the broken promise of protection.


© Copyright 2017 Tihomir. All rights reserved.

Add Your Comments:

Comments

avatar

Author
Reply

The Booksie 2017 Poetry Competition

Booksie Popular Content

Other Content by Tihomir

Popular Tags