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Remains of the Day
by Deborah Ann Tornillo
Sunday, June 07, 2015
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 Remains of the Day

 

Classified a hero

Yesterday’s loss.

Made the sacrifice

At all cost.

 

Forty plus years

Hard to accept.

Anger to tears

Hope, I've kept.

 

Never leave behind

A motto preached.

Why he’s not found

No reason reached.

 

Remains of the day

A world apart.

Today’s memory

His purple heart.

 

Deborah Ann Tornillo

Copyright, 2015



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I can't recall reading previously, but I hope you've had an opportunity to travel to Vietnam to where he was last deployed and had an opportunity to talk to the local people. I understand that those that have been able to do that have found great peace in doing so.

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