Memorial_Day_2013

2 thoughts on “Thank you, veterans

  1. Robin Helm

    In Flanders Fields

    In Flanders fields the poppies blow
    Between the crosses, row on row,
    That mark our place; and in the sky
    The larks, still bravely singing, fly.
    Scarce heard amid the guns below.

    We are the dead. Short days ago
    We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow,
    Loved, and were loved, and now we lie
    In Flanders fields.

    Take up our quarrel with the foe:
    To you from failing hands we throw
    The torch; be yours to hold it high.
    If ye break faith with us who die
    We shall not sleep, though poppies grow
    In Flanders fields.

    By: Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae, MD
    (1872-1918) Canadian Army

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  2. Laura Hile

    This picture breaks the heart. It’s real, and a growing number of families live right here. And we so quickly forget the sacrifice made.

    Thank you for sharing it.

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Why yes, we DO want a piece of your mind. ;-)

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