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Christina: Sunset in Iraq
Photograph: "Sunset in Iraq" by Sgt Stamper

SUNSET IN IRAQ

Soldiers on duty
watch the sky -
As the Iraqi sun sets,
day bids goodbye -

They watch the sunset
as the light of day ends,
knowing another day
soon begins......

Another day closes
in old Iraq
as each soldier watches
his brother's back.

©Copyright July 2004 by Christina