What’s that? Oh, it’s Thursday*. Yeah, I know. Wait what? I didn’t post a poem of the week last week either? Well, yeah see about that… 211 more words
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William Hay was born in Perth, Scotland on 18 February 1845 to William Hay (snr) and Harriett McLaughlin. William was living in Coledale when he enlisted on 5 May, 1916 at the age of 40 in Helensburgh; he joined the 13th Infantry Battalion and embarked on HMAT Euripides on 9 September 1916. 214 more words
a good snapshot keeps a moment from running away.
~ eudora welty ~
The North Korean government released a video over the weekend of an 85-year-old U.S. veteran of the Korean War, purportedly confessing to “hostile acts” committed prior to the July 27, 1953, armistice suspending active combat “until a final peaceful settlement is achieved.” 455 more words