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Keep Your Flags Waving
by Bonnie May

Monday, May 26, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
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My flag will wave until no waves are left in it.


 

Keep Your Flags Waving
 
On this Memorial Day as we reflect let your flag blow in the breeze.
So the breeze can touch our soldiers like gentle touching leaves.
They will feel our love for them by your flags flying high.
They will see our prayers floating down from the sky.
 
The Red, White and Blue will proudly wave until our soldiers come safely home.
As long as our flags are waving, our soldiers will never be alone.
By now my flag is badly worn and tattered as it waves.
But it will keep on waving as long as there’s one grave.
 
So many have lost their lives so many injured too.
But if they know we are with them, they will get through.
So keep your flags waving until the battles won.
And bring them home safely, our daughters and our sons.
 
Written by,
Bonnie May

 

 

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Reviewed by Cryssa C 5/30/2008
Great write!
Cryssa
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 5/27/2008
A most timely and appropriate wrtie, Bonnie. Love and best wishes,

Regis
Reviewed by Randall Barfield 5/26/2008
A true patriot wrote this. Take care.
Reviewed by Christine Alwin 5/26/2008
Bonnie this is just Beautiful,, May we display our love and support always!
Reviewed by Elizabeth Price 5/26/2008
Awesome. Liz
Reviewed by George Carroll 5/26/2008
One great poem for Memorial Day.
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 5/26/2008
God bless our American heroes, all wars, and those who are gone and living! They are the TRUE heroes and heroines!

Beautiful tribute!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D *SALUTE*
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 5/26/2008
a wonderful tribute!
Reviewed by Sherry Heim 5/26/2008
Beautiful tribute, Bonnie, thank you for remembering our Fallen and for not forgetting the importance of letting Ol' Glory fly high.
Take care,
Sherry
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 5/26/2008
Thank God there are those who understand the meaning behind Memorial Day -- beautifully penned, Bonnie, thank you -

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by John Leko 5/26/2008
...wonderful tribute of the heart...of penned respect and support...the waves are the most important part of the flag.
thank you Bonnie...
John
Reviewed by Cynthia Borris 5/26/2008
Bonnie,

Very nice, filled with empathy and honor.

Cynthia
Reviewed by E T Waldron 5/26/2008
Deeply felt beautifully written tribute Bonnie! May our flags wave on to victory!...ET
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 5/26/2008
Good one, Bonny...ed (have a Happy Holiday)
Reviewed by Georg Mateos 5/26/2008
My flag is there, caressed by the wind, the rain and the eyes of the passer by, and everyone of them recognize the symbol of freedom.

Georg



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