Questions From a Boy
by k.b.harris

Dad, have you ever killed anyone?
A fair question that is...
Being a soldier and a commander.
My son - coming to age - anticipation in his eyes.
Holding him close, tears in my eyes,
I whisper - no son - I was a lucky one


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Copyright © 2013 - k.b.harris
Published: 2/14/13   ·  Author's Page   ·  Next Poem