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A Soldier's Pledge

When duty calls
I leave all of
The memories, the love

When duty calls
I long to see the end
So I’ll, from the beginning blend… 92 more words

Poetry

James Gafney: The Strength of Relationships

James Gafney currently lives and works in Clarksville, Tennessee, where he is a professional real estate agent. He is part of a team that has been a multimillion dollar producer, and was awarded the Triple Gold Award by Keller Williams Realty. 234 more words

James Gafney

Asker

“Every Turk is born a soldier”

This is a well known saying in Turkey however every asker (soldier) needs a little training and it is compulsory for every Turkish male between the ages of 20 and 41 to undergo military service in order to protect their homeland if deemed necessary. 397 more words

Turkey

Number 33 - Wrote to someone living in a war-zone

I am a pacifist. I am 100% for the non-violent resolution of conflicts and do not believe a war can ever be won because lives have been lost in the process (and it doesn’t matter which side they were on, whether they were civilians or soldiers, because they were all someone’s children, someone’s parents, someone’s loved ones, and that makes it terrible).  276 more words

It's all about love

There’re people, who are looking for love, waiting for love, being in love (being loved) and hating love. In which side are you? I don’t really understand what love is, I just simply say that love is like a chocolate… dark, sweet but also bitter. 221 more words

Blog

A Letter Home During WWI on May 21: An Excerpt from The House at the Shore

May 21

My dear Wife and Children,

 

Last night, we saw a boxing show between men of the different regiments, so it was too late to write to you when I returned.   649 more words

Another Early Bedtime

Sgt. Marla Keown | 2nd Platoon, 2nd Squad | Camp Arifjan

18APR04: Sunday

Ghani was supposed to come in tonight, but it looks like it will be sometime tomorrow instead – and unfortunately I’ll probably be off on a mission on Monday. 452 more words

Army Reserves