He was heavy in his breathing.
He laid prone to his allegiance’s call to stand up
for what he truly believed.
With one foot dangling from
the hesitation to step down,
gave way to dizziness.
“Why did I drink so much, so fast, last night?”
He played over and over in his head.
“I’m of no mind to tell her of the inescapable
desires.”, this almost broke him, as he awoke.
For today was the date circled on the calendar
to get started on what needed doing –
signing up for Acitve Duty.
written for 6S (six sentences)
June 14th, 2010 by DLD