Iíve prepared a report, Dear Mr. General: That purveyor is a dog, Dear Mr. General. Our enemy is strong, Dear Mr. General, Our barracks are far off, Dear Mr. General. Our soldiers are too shy, They wonít rush to the attack. So we canít go on to fight, What we can is to go back.
© Akbar Muhammad. Translation, 2009
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