The POM
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The POM

Who Goes Is Not Known

In war the net moment can take away our most loved or hated

Photo by Museums Victoria on Unsplash

Wars take away the
loved and hated alike.
We love with intent,
want the loved to be
around us forever.
The ones we hate are
beloveds of someone.
Yet a moment makes
they vanish leaving
a corpse in our embrace.
War is a strange act
we hope to know what
was right and wrong at
the end.
The end only tells us who
is left not who…

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Diepak Paul

Diepak Paul

Life gave me much. I published first novel 2011. I am rewriting after my disability due to accident, and stroke. Starting to write here to heal, and be healed.