I Proud to Be An American

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    the evening sun was going down she had thoughts

    of heading to town sitting atop a hillside rock she worked and it was so damn hot. she thinks about the long hard day roping, riding, baling hay. for she is not just a hired hand, come one day she will own this land. she takes a drag on a rolled up smoke, feels the evening air...
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    Feb 21, 2016

    An Homage To My Fellow Service Members

    From the Halls of Montezuma To the Shores of Tripoli I'm PROUD to be an AMERICAN Where at least I know I'm free. Happy Memorial Day to all Americans in 2010 Whether you hate the war, support the troops, hate or love the President, hate or love our government, let's all stand up...
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    May 28, 2010

    I Am

    i am a american . born and raised . i have only been out of the country twice . when i was a baby to canada and when i as 18 to nicarguia . when i was 18 . i tried to go into the military to serve my great country but astma prevented that .
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    1 Response Feb 25, 2010

    Are You Serious !!!

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    Oct 29, 2012

    Very Proud

    I'm proud to be an American.You should be,too! Because if you are,then you're part of a free country where the laws are actually fair! Most of the time,anyway.
    Bryceman99 Bryceman99
    13-15, M
    Jun 29, 2009

     Even Though Our Count...

     Even though our country can be pretty bad itself sometimes; I honestly do think this is the best place to live. Other countries are extremely disease stricken such as when I found out today I couldn't give blood because I went to the Dominican Republic and they are at risk...
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    May 28, 2009

    I Am So Proud to Be An American...

    it makes me want to scream from the rooftops!!!! This is where everone gets to be themselves. Any religion, belief, color, creed, or race. The very things that make this country great are the things that other countries say they hate us for. Then why does everyone want to come...
    Artisina Artisina
    46-50, F
    1 Response May 6, 2008

    I am very proud to be an American citizen.

    However, I totally against this Administration due to the fact of all the continual lies, cover ups, and lack of leadership by this President. I will never trust Obama and neither should any other American.
    heatherandbarbara heatherandbarbara
    41-45, F
    1 Response May 3, 2014

    Our Government Is a Reflection of the Nation

    No matter how bad things are in our country right now there are still reasons to be proud to be an American. The one thing all Americans should be looking and asking themselves is: Is our Government a good reflection of who we are as a people and a nation?  The world sees...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    1 Response Mar 19, 2009

    Free to Be ... Right and Wrong

    There is much in our country to be proud of. Have we made errors? Yes. There is much we have done that hopefully from one generation to the next we try to make right. Hopefully we will continue to do so. Not every country can claim the freedoms we have enjoyed. Other nations may...
    Josie06 Josie06
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Nov 24, 2008

    A Return To Glory

    Happy Birthday, to my country, the United States of America. As I celebrated our nation's birth, I thought a lot about the men and women over the course of history that have suffered and died for our freedom. The men who dared write the Declaration of Independence were indeed...
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    Jul 4, 2010

    I Am Proud To Be An American. Are You?

    I am so proud to be an American because everyone is free, and I and others wont forget the men who died, who gave that right to us. Lately I've been thinking about joining the marines and serving by the side of the man I love besides America ;) but anyway its not offical but I...
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    Aug 3, 2011

    Honor And Code

    I was brought up in the military I come from a long line. My grandfather's father was in the military and his father was military. And so I have grown up with Honor code has always been a part of my life. I raised my two sons with ethics and honor And code. It was what our...
    RChin RChin
    61-65, F
    Jul 24, 2013
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