"It cannot be inherited

nor can it ever be purchased.

You and no one alive can buy it for any price.

It is impossible to rent

and it cannot be lent.

You alone and our own have earned it

with your sweat, blood and lives.

You own it forever.

The title ..."

"United States Marine"

Author George L. Scott Jr.
Submitted by Thomas V. Cassis
D/2/7 1950-51

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