Green, yellow, red, and tan. Bayonets, pistols, swords and rifles. Some had hats and some had helmets. Trucks, jeeps and tents. A few were missing arms and legs. There’s even a few missing their heads. Men standing, lying and kneeling. The silence is overwhelming. Listen. The men want to hide but they can’t move. The enemy is rapidly approaching. The toy soldiers bravely stand their ground as the beast licks, slobbers and chews on them.
Allowed 75 Words. Used 75.
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