Casualties of War

With heavy lids, in quiet repose,
She’s taken captive by Hypnos​.
She dreams of her young love away,
His kiss, his touch.. her fiancé.
But sadly…​ little does she know,
He can not return to her, her beau.
In war, abroad,​ he was cut down,
It’s only time, til his body’s found.

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