Faye Sizemore

AL FINÉ

When the last man standing
Lies down…
Will God stir the pot again
And have another round?
When the last man
Standing lies down…
Will he sleep
To the distant volley sounds
Of war… and yet another round…?

I think not

For God did not create war
It is man’s invention
Now and before
God will vindicate the soldier
And say perhaps…
Some may learn when they are older
Children need to be lead
After all is done and said…

Free choice often leads to dead

This poem inspired the response, “Choice
©Copyright November 30, 2009 by Colin F. Jones