Memorial Day

Memorial Day

Photo credit of my brother’s facebook page

I’ve always wondered about the use of the term “Happy” in “Happy Memorial Day”. Is there joy in death caused by war? In the senseless acts of violence?
I am grateful my mother, father,  brother, grandfathers, and many other relatives and friends have returned home. And on this day, I pray for those who were not able to return home to hugs and kisses from their children, grandchildren, wives, mothers. And silently thank them for their selfless service.


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Boy Crazy, Cake Baker, LSU loving, LDS blogging Mama!
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One Response to Memorial Day

  1. PapaJeff says:

    And your mother – edit your post to include your mother.

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