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Thank you to all who put themselves in harm’s way to protect others, and thank you to their families for the sacrifices made so others can remain safe and free. With Love from a Grateful Man, Russ
Brian and our 38th Wedding Anniversary
I confused a lot of people by the way I wrote my post about our son’s promotion ceremony. Brian was the son being promoted. Our other son Ben was there to honor him. I apologize for the confusion. Above … Continue reading
Posted in Family, Marriage, military, Uncategorized Tagged Air Force, anniversry, marriage, military, promotion 17 Comments
Wanna Try Again?
Humor for those having a rough day: The General wanted to test gate security, and knowing that guards were currently under orders to shoot to kill if a car didn’t stop, he zoomed through the front gate, past the guard, … Continue reading
Posted in Humor, military, Uncategorized Tagged funny, humor, military 7 Comments
Doggone Good News!
I just read the following and hope it is true: AS OF TUESDAY , DEC 4, A BILL HAS BEEN PASSED BY THE US HOUSE AND SENATE THAT DECLARES THAT OUR MILITARY WORKING DOGS OF ALL BREEDS WILL NO LONGER … Continue reading
Posted in Dogs & Other Wonderful Creatures, Stories That Touched Me Tagged Afghanstan, coming home, dogs, home, military, military dogs, military veterans, U.S., veterans, war, war zones 8 Comments
“A Heart Like A Stormy Sea”
As I just read the phrase “a heart like a stormy sea” in the interesting article below, this came to me: A Heart Like A Stormy Sea He had a heart like a stormy sea Crashing and pounding on rocky … Continue reading
Posted in Courage, Loneliness, Love, Peace, Poetry I Wrote, Uncategorized Tagged 81-year old widow, beach, clean-up, heart like a raging sea, Hero, jacket, military, Sandy, tunic, West Point Leave a comment
What A Great Idea!
I am often touched when I see “Welcome Home” video’s of mlitary servicepeople coming home from long deployments. I’ve just discovered a blog/site that is devoted to sharing such joyous moments with the world: WelcomeHomeBlog.com. What a great idea! To … Continue reading
Posted in Courage, Dogs & Other Wonderful Creatures, Fun Vids, Gratitude, Humor, Inspiring, Vids & Stories That Touched Me Tagged Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, daughter, deployment, Dog, dogs, family reunion, father, Marines, military, Mother, Navy, reunion, service, servicemen, servicepeople, servicewomen, soldiers, son, touched, Touching, videos, welcomehomeblog, welcomhomeblog.com Leave a comment