Nancy L. Meek

SINFULLY LACKING

The burned, mutilated corpses of two Blackwater contractors hang from a bridge outside Fallujah while Iraqi civilians celebrate. [Source: NoGW.com]
The burned, mutilated corpses of two Blackwater contractors hang from a bridge outside Fallujah while Iraqi civilians celebrate. [Source: NoGW.com]
How brave!… to maul a burnt corpse!
Rise up, serpent!
Fight like a man!
Ah, but that!… would demand balls, of course!

This poem was the inspiration for the addendum “What Courage It Must Have Taken” – ©Copyright April 7, 2004 by Gary Jacobson