One Of Us

We appreciate that cousin”
  said the Rebel to the Yank

As all glory left the battlefield
  where rows of corpses stank

“We appreciate that cousin”
  as the bullets set to fly

“But our family’s set upon itself
  —and one of us must die”

(Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2019)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on February 17, 2019

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Kurt Philip Behm

Longtime writer with twelve books in publication. Three of them Poetry. : The Death Of The Playground : The Sword Of Ichiban : Searching For Crazy Horse : Darkening Sun : An Anthology Of Perception-Vol's 1 & 2 : After Midnight : Sammy And Bumpers : The Fall City Mandate : Revenge Along The War Trail : Death from The Sky more…

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