The Linnet's Wings The Sorrow - Page 125

1918-2018 A World Ago Barry Charman A world ago my grandfather slept in the trenches for two whole days exhausted as the bullets flew above him a medic who’d patched bodies together but not his own * A world ago another war interrupted now an air raid warden keeping others safe a bomb blew the front door off his house and thieves took everything he owned food clothes door mattress wedding photos leaving behind a shell the very thing he would never become 125