“i think of a hero as someone who understands the degree of responsibility that comes with his freedom.”
thank you to veterans everywhere
no finer way to honor this hero
“the vote is the most powerful nonviolent tool we have.”
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– your silent tents of green
we deck with fragrant flowers
yours has the suffering been,
the memory shall be ours.
– henry wadsworth longfellow
arlington national cemetery
“on memorial day, i don’t want to only remember the combatants. there were also those who came out of the trenches as writers and poets, who started preaching peace, men and women who have made this world a kinder place to live”
— eric burdon, the animals
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we honor him with the words and life of another.