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Acrostic: Memorial Day
by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner

Saturday, May 29, 2004
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Thank you to our veterans that made it back, and to those who died for the freedom I enjoy. I honor you.


* IMAGE:  courtesy Chuck "Doc" Stewart


elancholy notes from "Taps" is played by a lone bugler.
loquently, the song pays tribute to those who were there.
en in uniform salute, tears running down their faces.
vercome with emotion, they silently remember.
emembering battles fought, recalling each friendship made.
ntimate with death, they learned painful lessons about life.
ll gave something, but some of them paid the ultimate price.
egions of heroes is who we are honoring today.

efenders of freedom,
vailable at a moment's notice...
es, I remember...and I am grateful.

(C) Copy written, 2004, by Karla Dorman.


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Reviewed by John Domino 5/26/2013
Amen!

John Michael Domino Major, USAF (retired)
Reviewed by kg cummings 5/30/2010
Yes, I remember and am grateful also Karla. thank you for serving, and for sharing this wonderful poem. Blessings, Kathy
Reviewed by John Banasiewicz Jr 5/31/2004
Stands at attention here and salutes you for this powerful and touching write.
We should all be grateful not only today but every day we can say we have our freedom.
Thank you
Tommy
Reviewed by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper 5/30/2004
The man,
with the gun in hand,
saves the land.
Not the no war,
afraid of a scar,
stay way afar,
people.

A great piece. Thanks l&p G
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 5/30/2004
OUtstanding tribute Karla!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen 5/29/2004
This is another wonderful poem Karla
God Bless
Michelle~
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 5/29/2004
"Acrostic: Memorial Day" for those who gave without limitation.

Blessed be those that honor their benefactors with respect and gratitude.

Thank You, Sublime Poet!

Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Cynthia Castle (Reader) 5/29/2004
Karla,

This is a wonderful tribute! I join you in remembering and honoring all those who served, including you, Dear Poet! God Bless You! Thank you for sharing this!

Cynthia Castle
Reviewed by Thomas Lanechanger 5/29/2004
This is absolutely brilliant; Poet Karla J. Dorman!!! I salute you for a job well-done!!!
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 5/29/2004
Right on Karla, but remember, Peace is the ONLY Way...Ed & Rufuz
Reviewed by Lori Moore 5/29/2004
Excellent tribute.
Reviewed by Rebekah Rosie Lang 5/29/2004
WOW! Karla! Brilliant poem!
BRAVA! I am sure you are touched
every Memorial Day by being in
the Air Force yourself for awhile. The Fine people
who paid the ultimate price are looking down from heaven
now and smiling so. They are thinking of you!
Love ya!
Becca
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 5/29/2004
Wonderful write!
Reviewed by E T Waldron 5/29/2004
Brava Karla! An awesome tribute! I join you in
giving thanks for their service, and include you
my dear, for having served too, without ever giving
yourself the credit you deserve. Thank You for
your contribution to our country Karla!God bless you!
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