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Coins Left at a Departed Soldier’s Grave

Mementos have been found  for the dead  left by the living since the  earliest graves were discovered.  From the simplest graves of the masses  to the  those for kings, items are left for use in the afterlife such a pottery, … Continue reading

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Hero. . . . . Heroes

Cadet Tom Surdyke died on June 30,2016.  He willingly gave his life to save a swimmer in distress off the beach of Long Island.  The distressed swimmer lived because of Tom’s unselfish act.  Tom gave his life in service for … Continue reading

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National Navajo Code Talkers’ Day

These brave Navajo Marines sitting before the landscape of Monument Valley!  Your heart will be touched by their story of the invaluable contribution they made to the United States during WW II .    

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“We Know Jimmy’s Free. He’s Finally Free” John Foley,Father

You Know How James Foley Died. This Is How He Lived. HuffPost  | By Carina Kolodny & Damon Dahlen Posted: 08/22/2014 5:54 pm EDT Updated: 08/22/2014 6:59 pm EDT When we think of James Wright Foley now, one image is seared … Continue reading

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KFC New Delhi

  I was thrilled when I discovered this morning that my friend Judith had found and sent this video to me.   My post, which I am including from the KFC in Amdavad, is one of my all time favorites. … Continue reading

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Spectacular Video of Night Progressing to Dawn at the Golden Temple

  The Golden Temple….Part 2 The Langa Posted on March 26, 2013by annetbell Wandering through the narrow crowded streets to the Golden Temple, we were bombarded with requests to buy orange head scarves.Bare feet and covered heads are mandatory in the temple for … Continue reading

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The Party’s Over. . . . . . Clean-Up Time

Have  you ever wondered what happens to all these colorful leaves after the celebration of all that is autumn?  Just like any party, there is clean-up after the trees are bare,  and a need for order. . . . . … Continue reading

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