I had to go
for a long walk today just to get away for a
I found out yesterday never
again would I get to see you smile.
of those tender moments would I spend in your
No longer would I be able to look
into your eyes or see your gentle
There would be no more long sweet
kisses between you and I,
Not even one last
chance to see you and tell you goodbye.
pain of losing you goes so deep to the very
heart of me,
But at least I know you are safe
in heaven now and your spirit is free.
Yesterday a Chaplin and someone from the
Army came to my front door,
To tell me the
person I loved most would not be coming home
It seems your whole squadron had
been hit by a vicious enemy attack,
to bear the news you and your buddies will never
be coming back.
People talk about all of our fallen heroes
who have paid the ultimate price,
I know if
all of you had it to do over none of you would
even think twice.
I sit home all alone now
and I remember all the things you said to
About serving was something everyone had
to do to keep our country free.
We are so
very proud of all of our service men and we know
you had to go,
The love each of you had for
your country now the whole world will
Rest in peace my darling, you will
remain forever in my heart,
When called upon
by your country all who served have done their
© Brenda Sparkman
"With All My
Love" © Bruce DeBoer
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