George Smiles

(28/01/93 / Sunderland UK)

Not Our War


The dust settles
The bangs are steadly fading
Children screaming
Aloud in pain
Im fadeing in and out
Of life and death
This war in iraq
Its not englands war
We were just dragged in
From the side door
And now we have london bomings
I think of all the innocent killed
Thats includeing me
For im going now
After they have bomed me

Submitted: Saturday, March 14, 2009

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