Visitors Since March 30, 2006
A Veteran may be young or a Veteran may be old
Most have a story that has never been told.
Their eyes may be sharp or growing
old and dim
Their body may be intact or missing numerous limbs!
They carry battle scars on their body and on their heart!
their Country needed them they did their part.
They saw friends and enemies die on the Battle Field
They carry unseen wounds that
may never heal!
They are proud Warriors Standing Tall
For their Country they gave it all.
When they salute The Stars and
Stripes they often cry!
“Please don’t go up and ask them why?”
They remember horrible scenes that haunt the soul!
War time memories
are written on their heart like a scroll.
When you see them give them “The Greatest Respect!”
“Shake their hand and hug their
Thank them for fighting in a land far away!
So you could enjoy your freedom today.
This poem dedicated to all our military veterans.
"Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends." (John 15:13)
"The willingness of America's veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude."
~ Jeff Miller
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