A is for Americans, so proud and so true,
B is for Bush who cares naught about you.
C is for courage which each of you have,
D is for death which your life may just halve.
E is for effort you put out just for us,
F is for fighting you've done in the dust.
G is for grace which brings some of you home,
H is for hope you know you are not alone.
I is for imbecile, liars, political men,
J for the jam they've placed our children in.
K for the knowledge they had from day one,
L is the Lord watching o'er every mother's son.
M is for the myriad of troops we support,
N is for the negative conditions they sport.
O is for over, I pray this ends soon,
P is for Peace, not just in a news cartoon.
Q is for quickly we hope you return,
R is for rest that your actions have earned.
S is for steadfast at heart, each of you,
T is for timing, they knew 'bout that, too!
U is for under the umbrella of God,
V is for valiant the road you have trod.
W is for willing to serve for your flag,
X is for Xbox you play when time lags.
Y is for YOU, our children so brave ~
Z is for zenith ~ may ALL you be saved!
(With greetings from Jen in Jersey)
Author Notes This is my special style of prayer with some personal views thrown in. I'm sure many serving our country share these views. I support our troops 1000 percent% and am proud to be a part of this fine book!
This is a multi-author labor of love. It is a collection of prayers, poems and letters in support of our military members and their families written with respect and love. The title of the collection is WITH LOVE AND PRAYERS TO THOSE WHO SERVE. Each author's name will be included with their indiv