Lest we forget

Today is 11/ 11/17 and as with every year I remember those who gave their lives for us to be free. Originally it was for the 1st and 2nd world wars. The war to end all wars (1914 – 1918) a miss noma if ever there was one. Since 1945 I don’t think any part of the world has ever been war free. So many conflicts so many deaths.

As I sit here today on my sun lounger I raise my Mia Tia to all those good souls who made it possible for me to be here.

I shall never forget them . There are people here from many countries and we are all getting on… Maybe the world needs a holiday. 

God keep the souls of all those killed in conflicts, serving or civilian. 

11 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Ritu
    Nov 11, 2017 @ 16:24:38

    Lest we forget πŸ’œ

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  2. JT Twissel
    Nov 11, 2017 @ 17:16:48

    I always think of my grandfather and great uncle who fought in WWI and came back changed men. It’s a sobering day for sure.

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  3. Judy E Martin
    Nov 12, 2017 @ 15:50:40

    We will remember them….

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  4. Dale
    Nov 12, 2017 @ 17:09:19

    Beautifully told.

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    • willowdot21
      Nov 12, 2017 @ 17:55:26

      Thank you Dale I like to Mark the day every year and that video clip, though from a comedy is so poingnant and says so much. πŸ’œπŸ’œ Thank you for reading 😁

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      • Dale
        Nov 12, 2017 @ 19:00:06

        It truly is. At first I was wondering why you were posting comedy… but boy did that change come the end.

      • willowdot21
        Nov 12, 2017 @ 19:06:28

        Oh! Yes it very hard hitting it really makes you think! The sad thing is removed the jokes in that series and it is right on the truth. πŸ’œ God bless them all. πŸ’œπŸ’œ

      • Dale
        Nov 12, 2017 @ 19:21:54

        πŸ’œπŸ’œ

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