vinebar

Broken Paths
Author: Shiloh

vinebar

Through the years that I have survived,
the years that I have traveled,
the time that all of that has taken,
I have been priveleged to meet and to know
some of the most wonderful people I could wish to meet and know...
Many of them were in the Army with me,
many of them were what you would call buddies,
a few of them wore the title "Friend,"
and there are an untold number of those nameless today
that I wish I could remember more about.
I still remember them, but not as well as I once knew them.
That is a sadness I have today.
It is not an easy thing,
to realize that so much that was once so very important
has slipped away.
There are many
that I wish that I had kept in touch with.
There are many
that I wish that I had kept in touch with.
There were many
that I wish that I had kept in touch with.

vinebar

Comments on this poem/writing:

Dino Hi. (73.221.228.243) -- Wednesday, February 14 2018, 05:24 am

Agree

There were many in Viet-Nam, a few in Basic training, one in A,I.T., and a dozen in Germany.I never had any, but I wish I kept in touch with.......Great poem Shiloh
 
Name:                                           Remember Me

Comment Title:

Comment / Ammendment:

Please complete the recaptcha below for spam prevention:

Click here to read other Poems by Shiloh

vinebar

Poetic Dreams Other's Poetic Dreams Submit a Poem New This Week Forum Home

Copyright©2017-1999 by Rebecca R. Hammack

COPYRIGHT NOTICE: All Rights Reserved.   No part of this website, including all pictures and written words,  may be reproduced or copied in any manner from this website without  permission of the original author of the work.  All poetry and pictures herein remain the sole property of the original author and/or copyright owner.  All poetry on this website has been submitted by the original author of the work. To contact any author of the work please e-mail: dreamer@dreamersreality.com  so the proper person may be notified.