The pain of war

(Edward McBride)

This song tries to describe the pain, sorrow, heartache, nightmares etc for anyone who is deployed by their country to fight a war against terrorists. The soldier vacillates between suicide and wanting to find a wife. It is very difficult circumstances

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I fought for my country Now that I am home Nightmares every night Pills and Doctors to try and help me forget I was part of Special Forces the tours, the fears The patrols from our safe compound We might not return at all The snipers, traps, the IED's The constant tension The taking out of terrorist leaders Chorus Explosions from the IED's Explosions in my head My friends all gone forever It's really not our war They hate the West Their ideals and their anger The Prophet asked for tolerance They gave it all away Why can't the world just be as one to live and let all others Live in Peace It's not that hard to imagine I cannot sleep I often weep I miss my XXXXXXX XXX XXXXX XXX XXXXX XXX XXXXX XXX XXXXXXX XXXXXXX XXX X XXXX XX XXX XX XXX X XXX X XXX XXX XXXXXXXXXXX XXX XXX XX XXX XXX XXXX XXX XXXXXX XXXX XX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXX XXXXX XXXX X XXXX XXXXXX XXXXXXXXXX XXXX XXX XXXXX XXXXXXXXXX XX XX XXXX XX XXXXXXX XXX XXXX XXXXXXX XXXX XXXXXX XXX XXX XXX

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