Monday, April 30, 2007

It's hard to believe a 3rd grader is the author of this beautiful poem.
To all the men and women who put their lives at risk each day
_ We remember you.
We salute you and your family for all that you do.
_ Thank You.

Remembering ...
Red, white and blue
For those we knew
Who marched off to war.
We honor them now
And show them how
Their bravery we can't ignore.
Heroes of war,
They were so much more,
Father and brother and friend.
Flags at half mast
For those of the past
To whom our gratitude we send.
We place flowers on the graves
Of those who were brave,
We salute them far and wide.
Seeing poppies galore
While our hearts soar,
remembering proudly those who have died.
(c) 2001 Jessica F., 3rd Grader, Academy Elementary School, Madison, Connecticut.


At 6:45 PM, Blogger Digital Scott's Illustrationblog said...

Thanks for sharing that!

At 12:19 AM, Blogger valerie walsh said...

WOW! This is great! love it and perfect for the theme!

At 7:05 AM, Blogger Kstyles said...

Your work is wonderful. Great job.

At 9:52 PM, Blogger Ammon said...

The perfect post.

At 10:41 AM, Blogger arvindh said...

good one!


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