Those of us with sons and daughters feel deeply for the safety of those young men and women overseas and want their sacrifice to be honored and appreciated. When I imagine having a son over there (my middle son, Andy, was called twice to Bosnia but didn't end up going at the last minute -- at that time, we had no idea how many boys we would lose in that war because things were very chaotic), it tears at my mom's heart. Our prayers are with all soldiers in combat and we pray for the families of young warriors who didn't come home...
"I'm that fond o' my fiddle, I could sit in the inside o't, an' look oot."-- Peter Milne, famous Scot fiddler