Faye Sizemore

QUESTION

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