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A Soldier Dies Kneeling

April 11, 2010 by  
Filed under Poetry

Kneeling,
So still,
beneath the tree,
his Sten across his knee,

Looking,
so alive,
the blue face of death
belied it,

Defending,
his comrades,
he gave his life beneath the tree,
Kneeling.

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