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Old 05-30-2005, 05:27 PM   #1
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Memorial Day Poem

Memorial Day should remind us that freedom
is always under challenge
and that freedom is never free.
Freedom is important enough to live for,
and precious enough to die for.
Let us not forget those men and women
who have served our great nation
during times peace and conflict.
Because they gave their "last full measure of devotion",
we are forever in their debt.
We stand with bowed heads and humble hearts
for their graves are hallowed places.
Their service to God and country will always be remembered.
On this day, we can pay no higher tribute to our dead,
nor render greater service to our great nation,
than instill in others,
who seemingly have no special reason for remembering,
what the true spirit of Memorial Day really is.
It is a day for all Americans!

~~By Laura Slaton Phillips~~

God Bless them all!
Happy Memorial Day


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Old 05-30-2005, 07:15 PM   #2
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Old 05-30-2005, 08:52 PM   #3
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THANK YOU TEXAS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I love it!!!!1 I pray for all the families that lost thier loved one. (YOU SHOULD TOO!) Thank you guys! From my heart.
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