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Stars & Stripes



Out of great struggle
comes even greater opportunity

Each threat being glue
and a tie that binds

With noble purpose
we define our highest calling

Freedom in our blood
—by our will refined

(Villanova Pennsylvania: July, 2016)
‘To America, On The 4th Of July’
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on June 30, 2018

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Kurt Philip Behm

Longtime writer with twelve books in publication. Three of them Poetry. : The Death Of The Playground : The Sword Of Ichiban : Searching For Crazy Horse : Darkening Sun : An Anthology Of Perception-Vol's 1 & 2 : After Midnight : Sammy And Bumpers : The Fall City Mandate : Revenge Along The War Trail : Death from The Sky more…

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