In light of recent events, the delicate thread on which the lives of our soldiers rests is even more pronounced. It makes us realise how futile calling out for war can be, all the bloodshed, the tears, are not worth it. It makes us realise that peace is what we need the most.

Here are 17 poems by renowned poets and literati expressing the intensity of going through the darkness it brings with it.

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