Fiction & Creative

Solider

By Nora Chery

Volume 1 Issue 8

June 8, 2021

Solider

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The soldier has survived the impossible.

But there’s so much going on in that little helmet of his

That he smacks it away, smacking it away.

Until it goes away, except it never does.

The soldiers says he’s fine, but those words quickly float away

Without any meaning.