Saiom Shriver

(Ohio)

Set The Ghosts Free


There are ghosts who
remain
on world battlefields
trapped by pain...
in torture chambers
in agony's chains.
Prayers set them free..
and they find
all past treasures
they retain.

Submitted: Sunday, February 09, 2014
Edited: Monday, February 10, 2014
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Footnote:
There are animal ghosts as well trapped
by slaughterhouse experiences.

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