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The Death of the Ball Turret Gunner The Death of the BallTurretGunner From my mother's sleep I fell into the State, And I hunched in its belly till my wet fur froze. Six miles from Earth, loosed rom its dream of life. I woke to the black flak and the nightmare fighters. When I died they washed me out of the turret with a hose. The Death of the BallTurretGunner by Randall Jarrell is a poem about a soldier dying in the ballturret of a fighter plane during what was most likely World War II. The poem tells of the fear of you