The shriek of shells, of mortar fire

We huddled in the trench’s filthy mire

Alone, not alone, in the cold, I grieve

The wretched truth I’ve yet to believe

We all were dying behind barbed wire

In response to Mind and Life Matter‘s limerick challenge

(Featured Image:  In the trenches 1916, near Verdun, France- From The Western Front, Then and Now, John Giles)

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