Poetry for Military Personnel2


***** Fly Her High

Today fly the flag high;
that’ll bring a reverent sigh.

Blue as blue, and red and white;
raise her to a glorious height!

Honor those who for her died;
they evermore will not hide

from our hearts and our souls,
as they are remembered for tolls

of death and bravery in our wars,
and for the sacrifices they bore.

Remember them with this flag of “night”!
Let nothing honor deter, but pray of their might!


REMAINING Flag Flying Days in 2013:
November 28 — Thanksgiving Day
December 7 — Pearl Harbor Day
December 25 — Christmas Day


Poem and photos from the personal and copyrighted collection of Barbara Anne Helberg


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