To my fellow Veterans!

Memorial Day does strange things to my emotions. I spend most of the day on an emotional roller-coaster. I feel sad one moment and just a minute later I am one proud SOB. It's the memories, you see! It's the thoughts of my comrades; those whom I personally served with, so long ago. They just …

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A Veteran’s Answer

It's Veteran's Day and I have already spent a good deal of my day going to a few celebrations that pop up on this day, around the country. A Facebook comment a few minutes ago prompted me to write this as I tried to explain that what we, of my generation felt when we went …

A Passing Thing, Sad to Say!

Oh, LOOK! Over there! What  strange group of people! Look at them, such a strange and mixed bag of Humanity. They're just standing there, staring at that old memorial with the nasty soldier statue. How strange!   Oh look, they removed their hats, and placed their hands over their Hearts. And now they are repeating …