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An American Lyric
by Leslie W. Bond

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As the Americans arose, heaven bound,


Sword in hand, in heavenly gowns.


The crown to keep, the flag to preserve,


her majesty to die for, with no reserve.


 


A shield on their chest, following their quest,


ready for the battle at hand.


No time for rest, as we are the best,


may sacrifice our lives, then theirs rest.


 


Armour to gleem in the sun, as we put them


on the run. Spears to cut through the smoke


and dust, Liberty to us is a must! Hold strong;


is the battle cry, for all of us this is just.


 


Let the Spirit of truth, rise among the hills,


so that God may be with us, in the lowest valleys,


and in the battle fields. Amen



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Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
awesome and powerful!!
Reviewed by Christine Morell
This is a wonderful patriotic piece ...excellent.
~Chrissie
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader)
Nice.....
Reviewed by Nicole Davis Vergara (Reader)
A trully majestic piece with such bold regal imagery!
~Nikki~
Reviewed by Marie Wadsworth
Very patriotic and moving. Les, I think this is your best poem yet. You have a real winner here. Salute!
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
(((leslie)))

o, so moving and beautiful

thank you...may we always remember and never forget

(((HUGS))) and love,

karla. :(
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
terrific write! *may we never forget!* (((HUGS))) and love, your friend, karen lynn in texas. :( >tears <

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