I Would Like to Tell You What Memorial Day Means to Me

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    I will always honor those

    who died and Memorial Day makes it all so real to me. However, it is one of the most triggering days of my life. When I see all those people in uniform I think about my brother who was in the marines and it brings back terrible memories because he didn't come back the same...
    kayelani kayelani
    18-21, F
    May 26, 2014

    Honoring Our Fallen Soilders,remembering Those Alive.

    Monday is another Memorial Day.To me its not about a outside cookout or the unoffical start of summer.To me its all about the great sacrifice made by our men and women in the Armed Forces.Some gave all,all gave some.Some made the ultimate sacrifice,while some sit all alone in...
    irishknight1973 irishknight1973
    41-45, M
    2 Responses May 23, 2009

    Detroit Lake Fishing Resort

    Memorial Day Weekend, meant you worked.  Up at 5AM. The sun was just coming up over the horizon.  Eat breakfast and head out to the store and docks.  Where are the fish biting today?  Any big ones caught?  Should I use worms or fish eggs for...
    PeedeeDog PeedeeDog
    70+
    May 25, 2009

    Detroit Lake Fishing Resort

    Memorial Day Weekend, meant you worked.  Up at 5AM. The sun was just coming up over the horizon.  Eat breakfast and head out to the store and docks.  Where are the fish biting today?  Any big ones caught?  Should I use worms or fish eggs for...
    PeedeeDog PeedeeDog
    70+
    2 Responses May 25, 2009

    Something to Remember.......

      "MEMORIAL DAY....2009"   Okay, now I tried it once of just putting pics on this story but it was all messed up.  So now they are in my album labeled Memorial Day 09.   I will tell you the people that I remember on this day,   My...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    3 Responses May 23, 2009

    Musings On Memorial Day

    Now, I didn't write this, but I believe in it with all my heart. THIS IS the way I feel about Memorial Day, and the Men and Women I served with, and all those going back to the Colonial Days, and all those who WILL stand in the Battle Line for America...
    Edward555 Edward555
    51-55, M
    Nov 6, 2010
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