The Salute

A symbol of freedom

A gift of hope

A flag that

Waves proudly

Children salute that flag

Men and Women

And baby faced

Boys and girls

Die for the second

Greatest of symbols

Second to only

To the cross.

Copyright Michelle R Kidwell

July.04.09

1:37 PM PST

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