Tag Archives: Military

Things My Parents Taught Me

This morning I opened my email and was pleasantly surprised by one that was sent to me by an also 60+ friend.  Not only did I get a chuckle, but a reminder of the way life was when I was … Continue reading

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Kramer’s Korner

Hello again all you admirers. Kramer here, back again for your amusement and education.  I thought I would start by updating you on the grooming thing. As I said in my last post, and I really hate to admit this, … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s Heroes

I repost this every year in remembrance of Memorial Day as a thank you to all the men and women of the military that so unselfishly give of themselves to guarantee our freedom and safety. I salute you. “Excuse me” … Continue reading

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Welcome Home

I originally wrote and posted this in 2014. I offer it again today in celebration of Armed Forces Day, honoring those who have served and sacrificed that I may be free. ………………. She sits alone before the massive windows of … Continue reading

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Angel Flight

This was sent to me this morning and I knew I had to share it.  God bless our men and women in uniform.

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Seeking Bethlehem

The conductor stopped by my seat and advised me that we would soon be entering the Philadelphia rail yards where the baggage car would be added to another train. He would advise the engineer to have it opened so I … Continue reading

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One Man. One Flag. One Mile

In honor of our fallen

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Welcome Home

She sits alone before the massive windows of the terminal, staring absently at the tarmac.  Silently she waits, radiating an air of calm introspection.  It is not until one draws closer that they can see past the ramrod straight back … Continue reading

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A Salute

This is a commercial for Guinness.  A salute to all the servicemen who give so willingly of themselves so that we can reap the benefits of freedom.  I though it was very powerful and wanted to share it with you. … Continue reading

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In The News

Most of my days start with a cup of coffee and the morning paper.  Here I get a chance to catch up with all the news that I have probably already heard on national TV.  This is not a bad … Continue reading

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