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soldier boy

By Soul_seer All Rights Reserved ©

Other / Poetry

soldier boy

Oh summer day in the east

A young singing girl plays on the streets

A boy biking past

Meet for the first time

And fate finds the rest

Oh fall night night in the east

And he spins that singing girl round

She stumbles on his feet

The fall breeze pushing them

Oh winter eve in the east

A small stone on a ring

He kneels in the snow

And he rosy cheeks brimmed with love

And in springs windy days

The letter came in

And little boy was sent to war

Nd little singing girl was forced to wait

The flowers changed

The months began to blend

As east changed to west

She waited as her stomach swelled

And one soft summer day

The letter fated to come

Was gone in the crimson of war

And by the early autumn wind

She was greeted by a soldier with a flag

So now many summers later

She stands in the spring air

With her son by her side

Looking at the worn out tone

Of the soldier boy who came home

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