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Memorial
by Sherry Gail Heim

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Memorial

We find the price for freedom
Buried in our ground
Brave sons and daughters laid to rest
Flowers scattered ‘round

For those who gave their precious lives
My gratitude runs deep
For parents, children, husbands, wives
My heart can’t help but weep

This day we set to honor them
To say a prayer or two
Our country mourns the shame of war
That has taken them from you

I hear the bell of freedom
Ringing out so clear
Because these soldiers laid to rest
Were brave, beyond their fear

Sherry Heim 05/27/02
Copyright © Sherry Gail Heim 2002


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Reviewed by Victor Jensen
10+ This is a really great poem. I love it.
Reviewed by Lori Moore
This is the perfect tribute!
Reviewed by Lori Moore
Great tribute to those who gave their lives for freedom.
Reviewed by Maria Cristina Azcona
This a fantastic poem. Your soul is full of
love for everybody else. I expect that more people join your point of view in arts
Reviewed by M. Brown
Superb! What a "...price for freedom..." Talk about capturing the true essecence of it all, well Sherry you've done just that. And the image you've chosen, finishes it completly. You've out done yourself here. You are an amazing writer. I can't wait to read the rest of your ever unfolding works!

Thanks for allowing me to share in your poetic labor of love.
Marion
Reviewed by Kate Clifford
This is one of the best writes I have seen on this topic! Excellent and way beyond 10 stars. I also was amazed by the photo.
Reviewed by SilverCeltic Moon
OH Bravo!!! I love this poem and agree with your sentiments very much! :)
Reviewed by Kay P Devenish
Very well done ,great sentiments here.
Reviewed by na na (Reader)
Sherry this was very nicely done. We can be patriotic and hold our heads up proudly. Executing in our on way the need to express our love for our country. We need more of this. Bill hugs
Reviewed by Dens Dreamweaver (Reader)
A beautiful tribute to those who have served to keep our lands free.....

Love and Light
dreamweaver
Reviewed by Jeanette Foresta
This is a really great Poem! As we know they are still giving up their lives for us every day. Thanks for your comments also.
Reviewed by Tiana
This is a beautiful tribute to the brave men and women of the Armed Forces. This hits home as I am worried to death over a friend thats in Afghanistan. He was so proud and eager to go and serve ouf country. Thank you for a wonderful write.
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson
Great words here, we could never repay the sacrifice they gave. Bless them all!
Reviewed by S M (Reader)
Great poem! I feel the same way as you do.
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
WOW. God bless those that died for our freedom...what an eloquent tribute. Thank you...(((HUGS))) Love, Karla. :)

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