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My Precious Beloved! By L. Don Oliver

Oh! my precious beloved, Together again we shall _; Where shade covers the grass, Beneath our Old Oak _;

We will lie there together, And gaze up at the _; Build cloud castles in the air, And watch the world go ;

Plucking the petals from a flower, "She loves me, she loves me "; Some will say that is passe, But, to me it still means a ;

I'll recite a tender poem. An you will act a little ; With our aging hands entwined, We will revisit all our ;

We will whisper sweet words of love, And try to hold back the __; Then we will embrace each other, As we have through all the __;

We will not allow our yesterdays, To become but only a ___; For there is much in life to come. So many new things yet to ;

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Glory of War! By L. Don Oliver

The cannon roars, A rifle shot; A soldier dies, All for nought;

The bell rings, On Village Square; There's no rejoicing, That's abiding there;

Six gun salute, A trumpet sounds; Another soldier buried, In hallowed grounds;

A mother cries, Her child gone; She returns to, An empty home;

That's the moral, End of story, In any war, There's no glory;


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