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The Falklands

Poetry

THE MINEFIELD SECRET

The Argies laid the minefields They didn’t tell us where I’m standing in the middle My only feeling, fear ! I wandered in whilst on patrol A Recce in the dark The Rupert said “ An easy task, A long walk in the park “ I feel so lonely standing…
Tom Mcgreevy
11th July 2007
Poetry

MOUNT TUMBLEDOWN

The windswept graves of long lost friends, Lie miles across the seas. There but for the grace of God, Why them ? And why not me. The battle on Mount Tumbledown, a barren waste of land. A tribute to my soldier friend, My comrades final stand. The sky was black,…
Tom Mcgreevy
7th January 2007