George Smith

Case Manager   United States Veterans Initiative  *

May 24, 1954 – May 24, 2010100_0405






Smiling through your pain

God dam it, I miss you George

My loss and your gain

You tried to let us all know

Your death still came as a blow


© 2011 Michael Yost

*The United States Veterans Initiative is the nation’s largest non-profit provider of services to veterans facing challenges in their transition to civilian life.

2 responses to “George Smith

  1. A serious issue. Sad.

    Well written and fine choice of subject.

    Too young to go. My sympathies on the loss of your friend. This makes for a lovely homage.


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