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ISSN 1542-1546 Volume 02 Number 01 Winter ©Jan 2004

The Stolen Key
The Vietnam Quatrain – Part III

by Terry Presgrove
... who is a decorated Marine combat veteran and freelance writer, and whose poetic inspiration dates from the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks. The Vietnam Quatrain comprises The Revolving Door, The Morning After, The Stolen Key [Locked In Stone], and What A Shame. Specimens of his other work may be accessed at his website.