Saturday, July 3, 2010

"What Price Freedom?"

so the thought again
before I celebrate...
to know the fullness of it-
is the task too very great?
I give a couple days a year
while others gIve their all;
I answer with a holiday
while others heed the call.

But I can have a holiday
BECAUSE they gave their all!!
And I will not let "fireworks"
totally enthrall!
I will give thought unto the task
of garnering such right,
and to the ones continuing
in freedom's constant fight!

Too great a task to ponder what
we celebrate while free?
But look at what my Savior did
to free the soul of me!
He is the One I thank the most
while fireworks explode!
He is atop that list of
everybody that is owed.

America the beautiful,
America the freed!
One nation under God, we are

America, indeed!!

HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY!
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