Sad but true....

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« on: 10/07/2007 00:58:34 »
this song is scary because its EXTREMELY true...about AMERICAN soldires...not sure about other counteries tho...its called "disposable heros" by Metallica...even the name symbolized something...
   



Bodies fill the fields I see, hungry heroes end
No one to play soldier now, no one to pretend
running blind through killing fields, bred to kill them all
Victim of what said should be
a servant 'til I fall

Soldier boy, made of clay
now an empty shell
twenty one, only son
but he served us well
Bred to kill, not to care
just do as we say
finished here, Greeting Death
he's yours to take away

Back to the front
you will do what I say, when I say
Back to the front
you will die when I say, you must die
Back to the front
you coward
you servant
you blindman

Barking of machinegun fire, does nothing to me now
sounding of the clock that ticks, get used to it somehow
More a man, more stripes you wear, glory seeker trends
bodies fill the fields I see
the slaughter never ends

Soldier boy, made of clay
now an empty shell
twenty one, only son
but he served us well
Bred to kill, not to care
just do as we say
finished here, Greeting Death
HE'S YOURS TO TAKE AWAY!!!!

Back to the front
you will do what I say, when I say
Back to the front
you will die when I say, you must die
Back to the front
you coward
you servant
you blindman

Why, Am I dying?
Kill, have no fear
Lie, live off lying
Hell, Hell is here

I was born for dying

Life planned out before my birth, nothing could I say
had no chance to see myself, moulded day by day
Looking back I realize, nothing have I done
left to die with only friend
Alone I clench my gun!

Soldier boy, made of clay
now an empty shell
twenty one, only son
but he served us well
Bred to kill, not to care
just do as we say
finished here, Greeting Death
he's yours to take away

Back to the front
you will do what I say, when I say
Back to the front
you will die when I say, you must die
Back to the front
you coward
you servant
you blindman

Back to the front!!!
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« Reply #1 on: 10/07/2007 01:01:23 »
Wow! That is a song..how sad...

"Life is not measured by the number of Breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away."

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« Reply #2 on: 10/07/2007 01:02:14 »
yea sad...but true
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« Reply #3 on: 10/07/2007 01:16:46 »
mite have to read the song over a couple times to understand it...
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« Reply #4 on: 10/07/2007 01:23:16 »
mite have to read the song over a couple times to understand it...


I have been through several war time periods and once through was easy to understand.. It is very sad!

"Life is not measured by the number of Breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away."

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« Reply #5 on: 11/07/2007 02:26:02 »
yea it is very sad...:(
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« Reply #6 on: 11/07/2007 04:41:16 »
YES....Agreed!

"Life is not measured by the number of Breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away."