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Little Soldier Boy

Served in the U.S. Army, attended and graduated from The University of Texas-Arlington with a bachelors in psychology and minor in sociology

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Augustine A. Zavala 1973 Okinawa

Augustine A. Zavala 1973 Okinawa


Timid and and afraid I wished with all my might,

Not to be afraid when day turns to night.

So I found a magical helmet with a shiny green glow,

And put it on so that all the monsters will know.

That this little fellow,

Is now a soldier boy.


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© 2018 Augustine A Zavala

Comments

Augustine A Zavala (author) from Texas on May 08, 2018:

Gypsy, thank you for the comment and visit!

Gypsy Rose Lee from Daytona Beach, Florida on May 06, 2018:

Most delightful. Really enjoyed this. Nice photo.

Augustine A Zavala (author) from Texas on May 04, 2018:

Hello Kathi, how are you?! Long time no see. Thank you for visiting, Hope to see you around more. ave a good day!

Kathi from Saugatuck Michigan on May 04, 2018:

Hi Augustine, checkn in on some old hubber friends. You got me good with this one . . . goosebumps and all! Hope all is well with you!

Augustine A Zavala (author) from Texas on May 03, 2018:

Thank you Peggy! Yes, its my favorite picture. Thank you for the comment and visit.

Peggy Woods from Houston, Texas on May 03, 2018:

This is a sweet looking photo of you as a child accompanying your poem of "Little Soldier Boy."