War haiku

Cuba, Playa Giron -- 17 April 1961

a land crab's claws
hold on so tightly
to a mangrove root

Remembering the brave men of the 2506 Brigade who fought so valiantly to gain a beachhead and free their homeland, April 17, 1961.

Catbird55
2012-04-18 - USA

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