POEM - I HOPE IT'S NOT FORGOTTEN!

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  1. BCD 45

    BCD 45 Well-Known Member

    Feb 13, 2019
    Very, very sad but true. Please read below, please! JIM D


    > Subject: FW: A Short Poem You Won't
    > Forget.

    > " A bump in
    > the road" ... remember that calloused
    > statement? I don't know the
    > author of this poem. Received it today. Very thought
    > provoking and
    > poignant. I do recall, however, the President
    > referring to the Benghazi
    > incident as "a bump in the road."
    >
    > Today I heard an ex-Navy Seal being
    > interviewed on Fox News regarding a book he has written
    > about how to handle
    > crisis situations in our lives. At the end of the
    > interview he asked if he
    > could make a comment on Benghazi and of course the
    > anchor said
    > yes.
    >
    > He then thanked Fox News for keeping the Benghazi story in
    > the news,
    > since other news organizations are not. He said the
    > Seals who died deserve
    > the public knowing the truth about the whole
    >
    > affair. The poem was
    > written by a MARINE CORPS Officer
    >
    >
    > THE BATTLING BOYS OF
    > BENGHAZI
    >
    > We're the battling
    > boys of Benghazi
    >
    > No fame, no glory,
    > no
    > paparazzi.
    > Just a fiery death in
    > a blazing hell
    > Defending our
    > country
    > we loved so well.
    >
    > It wasn't our job, but
    > we answered the
    > call,
    > fought to the Consulate
    > and scaled the wall.
    > We pulled
    > twenty
    > Countrymen from the jaws of fate
    > Led them to safety,
    > and stood
    > at the gate.
    >
    > Just the two of us,
    > and foes by the score,
    > But we
    > stood fast to
    > bar the door.
    > Three calls for
    > reinforcement, but all were
    > denied,
    > So we fought, and we
    > fought, and we fought 'til we died.
    >
    > We
    > gave our all for
    > our Uncle Sam,
    > But Barack Obama
    > didn't give a
    > damn.
    > Just two dead seals
    > who carried the load
    > No thanks
    > to
    > us.........
    > we
    > were just "Bumps In The
    > Road."
    >
    >
    > So,
    > then, will this reach every American with a computer? Or do
    > we act like the
    > press and give a pass to the incompetent people who
    > literally sat there in the
    > White House and watched the Seal's execution on live
    > streaming video and did
    > absolutely nothing?
    >
    > The Obama Administration obviously won't be held
    > accountable because we apparently accept Hillary
    > Clinton's
    > statement,"What
    > difference does it make?"
    > Always
    > remember that statement she said.
     
  2. Bender

    Bender Supporting Addict Supporting Addict

    Aug 15, 2011
    Remembered it will be
     
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  3. ORShooter

    ORShooter Just outsided the realm of Crazy!

    Nov 28, 2018

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