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Old 02-20-2013, 04:13 PM   #11
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Dang it someone snuck in here and started peeling onions while I was reading this!

Great poem.

Drove past the Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery yesterday and thought about the people under all those headstones.



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I want to share this. Can I get a name so I can give credit where it's due?
I have no idea who the author is, but it's been around for a while. I'm pretty sure it's public domain.
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