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Bawlmer, Merlyn - Home of The Hons
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"Bawlmer, Merlyn - Home of the HONS" - A Synopsis By: Tom Hyland - Email: poesyco@bigfoot.com Copyright: April 29, 2003 Each and every life on this..  
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Hand Grenade
by James G Harvey
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A tragedy in a family can do many things, that ring down the years. Maybe that's the sound I can still hear 33 years later.

It burst in the middle of our fragile family

Like a hand-grenade

And drove its splinters out into the world

Of flesh and bone and love

Hard, sharp slivers of pain

Blood washed off by rain

And the ringing in our ears

Wasn't bells

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Reviewed by Connie Faust
Graphic, sad writing. Well-done.

Connie
Reviewed by Gene Williamson
James, in just a few well-chosen lines, you capture
the horror in all its wrenching pain. -gene.
Reviewed by Marcia Miller-Twiford
Very, very well done James.
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