Del a.k.a. Abe Jones
Del a.k.a. Abe Jones Poems
|41.||Trail Of Tears||10/12/2007|
|42.||Yes We Can, And, Yes We Did, And Now, We Must……||11/5/2008|
|44.||Pow/Mia Missing Man Ceremony||7/20/2008|
|45.||Rosie, The Riveter||10/12/2007|
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Rosie, The Riveter
During World War Two
All around this Nation
Women took up the Battle
Beyond all imagination.
Over six million of them
Traded aprons for coveralls
And answered like true Patriots
When their Country calls.
They worked in every industry
To build the tools of War
From guns and tanks and planes
To ships and so much more.
A key part of our Defense
To free the Men so they could fight
Showing they could do it all
They worked the plants day and night.
Could we have won without them?
Some say it would have been tough
And we never ...
I wrote this for the Honor Guard benefit at VFW Post 4641, in Dickson, TN. If you have a VFW in your town please forward this on to them. Honor Guards rarely get the thanks they deserve.
For Their Honor
You’ll see them standing proudly
In the summer’s heat or cold
Their heads bowed in silent prayer