/removes mod hat
I don't have a problem with this particular thread being in the general section. For that matter, it doesn't matter that there may be another thread too. The more we keep Rememberance Day as an important focal point, the more we keep Rememberance Day from being forgotten.
After all...a large majority of us emulate armed forces members...the least we can do is show some respect for those that came before.
I'll be attending the outdoor service like I do every year, and bringing the family with me. This afternoon, my son was given the honor of laying the wreath for his school service, and my 4 year old daughter has been asking all week, "when are we going to the statue with the red flowers". 8-)
Lest we forget...
It doesn't seem much, to stir a man's soul. Just a moth eaten rag on a worm eaten pole. But 'tis the deeds that were done 'neath this moth eaten rag, when the pole was a staff, and the rag was a flag.
CUM CATAPULTAE PROSCRIPTAE ERUNT TUM SOLI PROSCRIPT CATAPULTAS HABEBUNT