The Sons, the Daughters, the Husbands, Wives, Brothers, Sisters ..
““War must be, while we defend our lives against a destroyer who would devour all; but I do not love the bright sword for its sharpness, nor the arrow for its swiftness, nor the warrior for his glory. I love only that which they defend.”
― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Two Towers
From only a story perhaps, but the words reach out into our reality.
Our fallen shall not be forgotten.
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Allen West pointed out on Fox News the other day that its not "Happy Memorial Day". He suggested "Honor Memorial Day".
Not to put too fine a point on it, but this day is really the public employee's long weekend holiday. Memorial Day was always May 31 until the unions gotinto the act about. 20 years ago. Regardless, Honor Memorial Day.