Writing Prompt: In Flanders Fields

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Writing Prompt: In Flanders Fields

Writing prompt John McCrae's poem In Flanders Fields is often recited at Memorial Day services. The poem has been praised for its beauty, and condemned for (as one critic said) its "recruiting-poster rhetoric."

What do you think of the poem and its sentiment? If you're not familiar with the poem, a quick Google search will turn up the text.

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