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A Life of Gratitude – Memorial Day 2009

I’m a little late, but I know he wouldn’t mind.  I wrote this in 2007 and am so thankful that I did. —————————————————————————————————————————- My grandfather died in September of 1997 — my father’s father, an Army veteran of World War … Continue reading

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Paying it back

Thanks to Kim for pulling this from my memory.   About 13 years ago, I had just pulled into the parking lot at work, which was still a block away, and I was in a hurry.  They were doing some … Continue reading

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The Cost of Freedom

If I die in a combat zone Box me up and ship me home Pin my medals upon my chest Tell my mama I did my best. I don’t care about your politics, your religion, your beliefs.  Americans, today you … Continue reading

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