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America's Revered Warriors
by F William (Bill) Broome

Thursday, March 05, 2009
Rated "G" by the Author.
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My work below is a memorial to one of the best friends ever. He was killed on this date back in our world-saving war of the Forties. He knew how to lead men and to be a friend. Yes, he was a true American Revered Warrior.

America's Revered Warriors

They did what computers and rockets could not do.
They did it for country, mother, mate and family.
They responded after enemy nations attacked.
They didn't agree in their time that war is preventable.
They fought.
Some died.
Most changed.
They didn't support dishonorable idealists saying, Don't go.
They knew only that freedom continues to be attacked.
They were first to train and meet the enemy on its terms.
They and those before them know no other way to stay free.

F William Broome 2009

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Reviewed by Poetess of The Soul Sheila G 3/15/2009
Determination and this Tribute says it All Bill!So Sorry for your loss!
Every War touches my heart and those involved touch it even deeper!
Honorable Poem Bill!
And... YOUR Courageous Friend, who had to fight, Sacrifice is the Biggest Love of all for so many! Thank YOU! for laying down your life! and knowing that you had too!

Warmest of Blessings and Love, Warrior Purple Lady SHEExooo
Reviewed by Myrna Badgerow 3/5/2009
This war was before my time but those that have followed have touched me personally and all who served should be honored such as this...

Love, M
Reviewed by Felix Perry 3/5/2009
This is one hell of a great tribute to your friend and so many more like him that when called were there to serve their country...

Reviewed by Gene Williamson 3/5/2009
Bill, I would like to share this memorial to your friend who, like
my good friend gave his all (including his life) for his country...
revered warriors all. -gene.
Reviewed by JASMIN HORST SEILER 3/5/2009
Yes sometimes you have to fight, and if an honourable fight, you should be proud of your friend, and so you are! God Bless!
Jasmin Horst
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 3/5/2009
I'm sorry for the loss of your friend, but what a hero! God bless you as you remember the sacrifices paid by him and his family and friends. Well done, Bill.

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.

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