HEART OF AMERICA RESPONDS By Robert Hewett Sr.
HEART OF AMERICA RESPONDS
By Robert Hewett Sr.
They were among the crowd in clothes that fit in
Nondescript persons who were part of the din.
They dropped their lethal backpacks, simple and plain.
They were successful in their plan, causing death and pain,
Perhaps laughing within when the bombs burst.
They will not win, this is America they hurt.
We are talented, strong, we never give up.
Even as wounded were treated at the scene,
American law gathered evidence to glean.
The bombers, domestic or foreign are not safe,
From now to eternity their soles will chafe.
They will be identified before they have aged.
This is the Heart of America they have enraged