Troop (an acrostic poem)

The laser fire burned the landscape around Gordon

Racing to cover he drew a bead on its source

Opening fire himself he silenced the combatant

Only that marked his own position.  Gordon felt a burn then nothing evermore

Pushing past his eternal vigil, the rest of the platoon didn’t have time to mourn

 

Image: static.independent.co.uk/s3fs-public/thumbnails/image/2018/02/08/12/laser-beam-bright.jpg?w968h681

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