Oh, it seems now the big thing on Veteran’s Day
are the sales of those cars used and new
oh yes, the vet will be mentioned at six o’clock
with maybe still a parade or two.
And yes, there’ll be flags placed on the graves
of those vets whose lives are through.
You see, the veterans of wars of decades past
are now fading from our view.
But, let us too remember the veteran
of the current and recent times
who swore to this nation their oath to serve
so Freedom’s Bell still chimes.
But, not everyone a battle saw
nor wore medals in many a row
but every one yet a hero still
because they had the guts to go.
Nov. 11, 2015
May God Bless America and those who have served her so well.
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