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Michelle R Kidwell Power In The Pen

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America Did Not Let Us Die In Vein
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I was not alone,

That dreary September day,

When evil men,

Thought,

They could strip,

The American spirit away,

But this nation,

Joined together,

United in prayer,

Drawn together by grief.

My family lost me,

Others lost brothers, sisters,

Mothers, fathers,

Cousins, friends,

Murdered brutually,

Crushed and bleeding.

But America did not let us die in vain,

Instead they turned to God,

And kept praising His name.

(C) Michelle R Kidwell
Dec.28.02


I was inspired to write this while listening to the radio, when Toby' Keiths song Angry American came on I decided to write a tribute to those who were lost in the voice of one of the victims. I tried to imagine what it felt like for them.

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Reviewed by Sarah Tagert
You give a voice to so many who lost their voice on the sad day in our history. Wonderful Job!
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
(((michelle))) excellent tribute *tears* we may never know what it was like...i pray they didn't suffer too long, that death was quick...we who are left behind live with the pain...of knowing our loved ones will not be coming home...may we always remember and never forget. ((((HUGS)))) and love, karla. :(
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
touching. let us not forget what happened that horrible day; and god bless america again! thanks for sharing this sad, powerful write! with much love, your friend and sister in christ jesus, karen lynn. (((HUGS))) :( >tears <
Reviewed by Bill Murray
Excellent tribute Michelle. Very good. Bill Murray
Reviewed by E T Waldron
Beautiful write Michelle! if only we would pray daily in both good and bad times...if only...
Reviewed by Lisa Hilbers
Michelle, this is really good,,,I've written so many tributes I feel sometimes like I really was one of them. I know that if it hadn't of been for my writing,,I might have joined them through the greif that I felt. It was such a dark day,,and will forever remain that way in the heart of Americans everywhere,,,We Will Not Forget! Lisa
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