An Endless War

War has gotten too expensive and the returns too meager.

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By Tim Clark

When you’re wounded and left on Afghanistan’s plains,
And the women come out to cut up what remains,
Jest roll to your rifle and blow out your brains
An’ go to your Gawd like a soldier.

From A Young British Soldier by Rudyard Kipling

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