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Thread #9359   Message #60340
Posted By: anna
26-Feb-99 - 12:09 AM
Thread Name: Songs about Vietnam War
Subject: RE: Songs about Vietnam War
There's a moving song on Don McLean's "American Pie" album called "The Grave." It begins:

"The grave that they dug him had flowers/ Gathered from the hillside in bright summer colors/ And the brown earth bleached white at the edge of his gravestone/ He's gone. But eternity knows him/ And knows what he's done..."