Faye Sizemore


Yep… we went to war
What was it we went for?
No weapons of mass destruction were there…
empty containers and planes buried in the sand…
pulled from a hole in the ground… a sad little man
Too many lives lost for what… in that desert land?

Still un-avenged… victims of the twin towers
Looks like that was not within our powers
Bin Laden’s still running around free…
looks like a failure somewhere to me
Yep… we sent our children to war
What was it we sent them for… ?

Submitted for the June 2004 IWVPA Club Theme Project, “Failure