Lest We Forget – A Parting Shot

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  1. […] “I will not stand for trivializing the sacrifices made by those who fought and often died so I can sit hear speaking the truth as I see it, and to my mind the title of “Hero” is thrown around entirely too easily these days. There are times and situations in history that few of us can even imagine, and those times raise the bar on who gets to wear the “Hero” badge. Some of those we recognize today are Heroes. That having been said, the fact that countless others simply did their duty without ever once meeting that moment of truth demanding of heroism doesn’t make their actions any less worthy of celebration, commendation, and the sincerest of thanks for doing everything they did.” ~ Lest We Forget – A Parting Shot […]

  2. […] who found it necessary to do them weren’t found wanting by anyone. To restate my own words, originally published here on Remembrance Day, 2010, “There are times and situations in history that few of us can even imagine, and those times […]

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