Blessed de Guerre

How religion, plus politics, play such roles in Remembrance Day services.

How the politicians send those off to war, to sacrifice in furtherance of wisdom or

Where the religious leaders line up to somehow be some missive of allegedly Divine comfort to the victors and their legacy.

The number of religious leaders seeming to get larger every year, including representatives whose religious history is not

Appreciate those who wait for the speeches to end

For the crowds to fade

Look into the eyes from the

Won’t stop the bleeding
Or ease the hate

Wearing an unearned uniform as a costume
Don’t shake my hand

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