The War Graves

There is nothing as eerie as those cemeteries.
The blue sky vaulting them,
the bird song the only sound breaking the peace.

And stone on stone on stone.
A place where it’s impossible not to feel the dead around you,
to feel their sacrifice.

And so it should be, lest we forget.

Copyright © 2012 by Nicholas Palmer

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