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Offline YosemiteBen

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Memorial Weekend
« on: May 24, 2019, 05:49:03 am »
Shout out to All who have had family serve in any branch of service, all who are currently serving and those who will. Stay safe this weekend and take a moment to be thankful for what you have and those who have given all for you to have it.

Offline Hawkdancer

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Re: Memorial Weekend
« Reply #1 on: May 24, 2019, 11:10:12 am »
Plus 2, Ben!  A salute and a toast to all!
Hawkdancer
Life is far too serious to be taken that way!
Jerry

Offline Pat B

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Re: Memorial Weekend
« Reply #2 on: May 24, 2019, 02:52:00 pm »
I'm not a Vet but I have all the respect in the world for those who serve and have served. Thanks to all for their service and sacrifices.
Make the most of all that comes and the least of all that goes!    Pat Brennan  Brevard, NC

Offline chamookman

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Re: Memorial Weekend
« Reply #3 on: May 24, 2019, 11:17:01 pm »
Amen ! Bob
"May the Gods give Us the strength to draw the string to the cheek, the arrow to the barb and loose the flying shaft, so long as life may last." Saxon Pope - 1923.

Offline dieselcheese

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Re: Memorial Weekend
« Reply #4 on: May 25, 2019, 02:57:20 am »
This last batch of arrows, I started naming each one after a Medal of  Honor  recipient.  Next batch will be POW's and MIA's.

We Remember! 
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Offline ohma2

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Re: Memorial Weekend
« Reply #5 on: May 28, 2019, 04:34:01 am »
I had to decorate the grave of the very best friend i ever had this year ,he passed a few months ago.one of the hardest things i ever had to do .
hope everybody remembered someone special to them .

Offline Deerhunter21

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Re: Memorial Weekend
« Reply #6 on: May 28, 2019, 09:24:16 am »
I put out flags in front of peoples yards. thanks to the people that have served.
"Only when the last tree has died and the last river been poisoned and the last fish been caught will we realise we cannot eat money." Cree Native-American Proverb

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Offline bjrogg

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Re: Memorial Weekend
« Reply #7 on: May 28, 2019, 09:41:01 am »
Sorry a little late posting here. We came home from Marshall yesterday and came to a road block. The police officer apologized for the delay. He said they should have blocked the road a mile before that but someone didn't get the timing right. The parade was going to come down the street to the cemetery. He said it shouldn't take long. Was a small parade. Just a couple fire trucks and a tractor or two. I told him not to apologize. That's what this day is all about.
Sorry it's a bit late but thanks to all who serve and their loved ones
Bjrogg
A hot cup of coffee and a beautiful sunrise