By 27th August 2015December 9th, 2019No Comments

I feel the pistol grip in my hand
Familiar and smooth
Touch my finger on the safety
For the hundredth time
Check the magazine is secure
The change lever correct
My position is firm
I am ready
To live or die
I am a soldier

Jon Lawton

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