NEVER FORGET....

poem by: Frank Byrne
Written on Nov 08, 2017

"Let's all remember them, let's never forget,
those brave British soldiers, who paid the ultimate price,
defending our Nation, their young lives did sacrifice.
It was, a war to end wars, they were led to believe,
but thousands were slaughtered, 
leaving their families, forever to grieve.
They died without dignity, gunned down in the mud,
and just what did they die for?...did it do any good?
Remember them....let's never, ever forget."

 

Tags: Sad, Love, Anger, Pain, Hope,

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Sappho Damnus commented on Nov 08, 2017 at 5:27pm
Very touching Frank!
Rhys Aquinas commented on Nov 09, 2017 at 8:07am
Very well written Frank.
Frank byrne commented on Nov 09, 2017 at 11:37am
Sappho, Rhys......thanks for reading, and encouraging comments....thanks again....
D'Vina Ramirez commented on Nov 10, 2017 at 3:23am
You are such a great writer.
Frank byrne commented on Nov 10, 2017 at 12:44pm
"Aww shucks!....D'Vina....you know how to say the most lovely things...hahaha....keep them coming.........😂...
Christopher Russon commented on Nov 10, 2017 at 4:42pm
Well written poem frank .they went to war so young as young as 18 years.my dad lied About his age like so many others did.
Frank byrne commented on Nov 11, 2017 at 1:38pm
Thank you Chris.....I'm so proud of every British soldier......past, and present.....

 

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