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America's Finest
by Connie Faust
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Debt of gratitude for the Armed Forces


 

 

 

He was daring and brave as he started his trek,
and he gallantly faced every challenge ahead
though reluctant farewells ‘midst a flurry of tears
threatened to hinder his purposeful tread.
But he picked up his pace as he firmed his resolve;
He stood straight and tall and he tarried no more,
as America’s finest left all he held dear--
To fight for peace and freedom, he marched off to war.

For every man and woman who willingly served,
who deliberately laid your own lives on the line,
I owe a debt of gratitude I can never repay,
for America, her flag and her freedoms are mine!
You gave up your own pursuits to heed duty’s call;
You represented each one of us who could not stand.
May God bless you, who make up our Armed Forces --
You keep Liberty alive and well in this, our cherished land!

 

 

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Reviewed by John Dyhouse
Great messagae, rhythm and rhyme. I enjoyed reading this, thanks for sharing
Reviewed by JMS Bell
THEY DESERVE OUR THANKS...AND OUR PRAYERS, ALWAYS. THANKS FOR SHARING. LOVE, BLESSINGS AND FAITH...JOYCE * HIS INSPIRATIONS
Reviewed by Ronald Hull
Written in the spirit of the day.

Ron
Reviewed by Elizabeth Russo
A very touching and meaningful poem to all those who have served and sacrificed that we might live in freedom. I don't think enough could ever truly be said for all they have given and continue to give. Beautiful! God bless. Hugs, Elizabeth
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
God bless our military men and women!! SALUTE!!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Texas, Karen Lynn. :D

Proud daughter of/sister of (2; twin sister and older brother)/niece of/cousin of Veterans (ALL branches represented!!)! SALUTE to MY military heroes!!
Reviewed by Micki Peluso
Connie,

Beautiful tribute to the men and women who let us sleep safely each night. Thank you.

Micki
Reviewed by neerja gandhi
They deserve honor...great tribute for freedom fighters Connie, best,neerja
Reviewed by John Domino
Dear Connie,

You are certainly blessing others by the things that your write.
Your poetry can be read anytime, anywhere, morning, noon or night.
You do not know who your poem will reach but God knows all.
You are destined to write Christian poems until the day Christ calls.

Amen!

Copyright 2012, John Michael Domino

PS: Connie, you just inspired me to create this poem. Thank You!
Reviewed by Rafika Anderson (Reader)
Very timely words of honor and respect on the eve of Memorial Day.
Reviewed by Felix Perry
Well said Connie and a fine tribute to not only American but all who serve their country so others can be safe and enjoy the freedoms we so easily take for granted...
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Reviewed by Paul Berube
Great tribute, Connie. May God bless you, too.
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