The Cost of War…


vetI wrote this when I was in the Army during the Vietnam War. The photo was taken at the California Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

 

Sergeant Rooney

In a hospital bed

Sergeant Rooney’s face

Explains war

To the backs of a

Two-star general

And a beauty queen.

 

 

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