A Memorial Day Poem


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Memorial Day 2015

My Memorial Day weekend will end tomorrow with a sunset vigil and service at the cemetery; I thought this was a fitting poem.  Be safe, be happy.

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Taps


A simple 24 note melody that can express our gratitude when words fail.
Taps honors the men & women who have paid the ultimate sacrifice for the cause of freedom.
This rendition is by the US Navy at Arlington National Cemetery.

REST EASY, WARRIORS. ALWAYS REMEMBER.

Where Poppies Blow…


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Flanders Field

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.

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Image of the Day: 24 May 2015


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The Blitz

A woman drinking tea during the Blitz.

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