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  Song of Trouble...
by Myles V Saulibio
Sunday, January 25, 2009
Rated "G" by the Author.

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"...Disce pati", Latin: "Learn to endure"

Picture: Firefight, Afghanistan


Dig, Dig Work and Trouble,

Fires burning and barrels bubble

The enemy crawls like snakes

In deepest valley they boil and bake

 

Eyes renewed and clear of fog

Covered slopes of rock and sod

Pitched fork and armored sting

 

A bleeding wound and bullets zing

For there in no charm in a loud trouble

Fires burning and barrels bubble

Cool it with a calm command

Youth undisturbed on the sand

 

To what honor’s song do we play?

Only to each other we pledge the day

To come home alive

after 365

 

Songs of Trouble

Gaining Might

as we gear for the night

Stayin’ alive

with all our might...

 



Copyright © 2009 by Myles V. Saulibio. All rights reserved

 

 




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Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 1/26/2009
Myles,

A painful, powerful write of war: God bless those who've served! Thank YOU, Sir, for YOURS. Well penned.

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by 000 000 1/25/2009
Writings and songs of war...always we will honor, pray and be proud of all whom serve!

Reviewed by Mary Lacey, Desertrat 1/25/2009
Myles,

The last stanza says it all. War is a horrific experience, and it's sad our young people have to be the victims that give their lives.

Mary
Reviewed by Abdi-Noor Mohamed (Eagle Of Hope) 1/25/2009
Beautiful song

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