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Tomb Of The Unknowns

We have all seen images like the one below of the fortitude with which the Honor Guard at the Tomb of the Unknowns conduct themselves. In weather fair or foul, they are there: 1,063 more words

One Nation Indivisible

Let us remember the true meaning of this day and our country’s principles

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. 538 more words

Veterans

Independence Day: A Walk Through Arlington

These stones expect something of us,
to understand what was passed forward…

This was originally published on FoxNews and is written by Robert Charles, a former assistant secretary of state for President George W. 1,009 more words

Declaration Of Independence

In Memory of...

In honor of tomorrow, July 4th, and the gifts we’ve been given in America, here are two of my favorite patriotic anthems.

This first link is to the story of the… 187 more words

United States

Thursday Doors – End-of-Month Stew

It’s the end of June, halfway point in another year of doors and the end of a very busy month. I have been on a couple of doorcursions in June, but I haven’t had the time to do the research I want to do. 482 more words

Thursday Doors

Really Awesome

I overuse the word “awesome.”   Not only that, I misuse it.  All the time.

According to dictionary.com,  AWESOME is an adjective meaning,

  1. causing or inducing awe; inspiring an overwhelming feeling of reverence, admiration, or fear:  …
  2. 200 more words
Bridge Love

Arlington National Cemetery


A Machine-Gun Nest, Samuel Johnson Woolf, 1918

A Trench Ambulance on the Firing Line, Samuel Johnson Woolf, 1918


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