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Lest We Forget

The blood-red poppy – I wear mine with: PRIDE That I have a family and country that believe in fighting for what is right. GRATITUDE That I live in a country that values freedom and rights of individuals. SORROW That … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day: Gratitude

Posted on November 8, 2011 This was originally posted for Remembrance Day 2011. This picture has stayed in my mind. A wall of poppies remembering those who didn’t come home. Sometimes a picture says it all… Remembering Thanks Dad. You’ll … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day: Gratitude

Sometimes a picture says it all…   Thanks Dad. You’ll always be my hero. Click here to read my post last Remembrance Day.  I wear my poppy with pride and gratitude.

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Remembering Remembrance Day

One Remembrance Day when I was in high school I was asked to read the famous poem by John McCrae, In Flanders Fields, over the PA system for the entire school.  Later, a couple of friends told me that they … Continue reading

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