Doom and Gloom

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Remembrance - Poem by Doom and Gloom

I gazed upon this lifeless wretch
Through watered eyes and gagging stench
Amidst the bodies of his friends
Left bloodied, broken in a trench
I gazed upon this murdered man
Left to rot inside a ditch
Far from home in foreign lands
Where buzzard’s craw and bodies twitch
I gazed upon this scene from hell
The corpses floating in the mud
A tragic tale for me to tell
Scribed in my dear comrades blood


Comments about Remembrance by Doom and Gloom

  • (4/20/2009 4:10:00 AM)

    If you break faith with us who die
    we shall not sleep
    though poppies grow in Flanders fields........thoughtful write.....John
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  • (8/6/2007 9:24:00 AM)

    10 out of 10..........least we forget (Report)Reply

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  • (6/21/2007 11:26:00 PM)

    My heart is heavy with sadness, i could cry. We have to do something to make this world a beautiful place to live in. Your poem clearly depicts cruelty of some people, and it should be the opposite, Kindness! .How i am touched by this.you are very talented, and for this, i salute you! Your poems are simple, and i love the way you present it..You deserve a warm applause! (Report)Reply

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  • (5/22/2007 1:59:00 PM)

    the moment i started to understand what you went through tears ran down my cheak. u are very talented i would love to read more! ! love amanda (Report)Reply

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  • (5/10/2007 5:57:00 PM)

    Sounds very personal and almost beyond comment but it needs telling
    and you have done it very well. I like your work. All the best David
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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, February 21, 2007

Poem Edited: Friday, April 8, 2011


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