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The American Flag. Poetry by Tommy Melson

The American Flag
by Tommy Melson
I stand for you, all tattered in the breeze . . .
Paid for by honored souls, here and overseas . . .
These men and women make up the spine, on which I prevail . . .
With acts of bravery and compassion we know and the ones ghosts never tell . . .
Honor those souls here and remember the ones gone . . .
Because the reason we live in peace, is because the american soldier lives on . . .
Tommy Melson, Memorial Day, May 30, 2016 \

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