Sniper's Regret

< 1999
By Patrick Johannesen, U.S.M.C.

I wonder in the night time
I wonder who will hear
I wonder if they know . . . . .
How close, I am near.

Do they have a family?
Do I give a fuck?
They will only live . . . . . .
If they fucking duck!!

The first one did not duck,
The other looks my way.
I crank another round home
And send him on his way.

It's baggage and I know it.
Man, it really sucks.
If only I'd not been there and . . . . . .
If only they had ducked.

Semper Fi
Copyright 1995 by Patrick Johannesen U.S.M.C.


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