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Memorial Day

Village IdiotVillage Idiot Posts: 6,951
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Dripping Springs, Texas.
Just west of Austintatious

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  • ScottborasjrScottborasjr Posts: 2,420
    Well played, VI, well played.
    I raise my kids, cook and golf.  When work gets in the way I'm pissed, I'm pissed off 48 weeks a year.
    Inbetween Iowa and Colorado, not close to anything remotely entertaining outside of football season. 
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  • JebpotJebpot Posts: 340
    Amen to the people who keep it where we can enjoy our life with family and loved ones.

    XL and Small

    Chattanooga, TN

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  • billyraybillyray Posts: 1,120
    I was just going to post the same thing. Thanks VI.
    Felton, Ca. 2-LBGE, 1-Small and waiting on a mini
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  • calikingcaliking Posts: 6,599
    I don't know what to say. That is the most touching picture I've seen in a long time.

    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
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  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 10,498
    Every time I walk in DC I go to the Wall. It is the most incredible thing I have ever seen. After that I visit my grandfather in Arlington. Thanks for posting VI. Thanks for your service.
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  • milesbrown4milesbrown4 Posts: 314
    Thanks for posting VI.  Well done Sir
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  • billyraybillyray Posts: 1,120
    Bump.
    Felton, Ca. 2-LBGE, 1-Small and waiting on a mini
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  • RACRAC Posts: 1,314
    caliking said:
    I don't know what to say. That is the most touching picture I've seen in a long time.

    +1

    Ricky

    Spring, TX

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  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 10,498
    Kennedys eternal flame is a profound experience as well. My grandfather's 21 gun salute still gives me chills thinking about it.
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  • JRWhiteeJRWhitee Posts: 2,569
    Very nice VI, I believe we BBQ to celebrate the lives of our fallen Comrades. 
                                                                        
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  • erniemcclainerniemcclain Posts: 357
    Amen.  God Bless them all and their families.

    Ernie McClain

    Scottsbluff, Nebraska

    (in the extreme western panhandle of NE)

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  • BustersdadBustersdad Posts: 212
    i was at the Wall when it opened...I'll never forget the emotion there.
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  • chris123stockchris123stock Posts: 664
    I thank the fallen, past, present,  and future everyday. Those men and women give thier lives everyday so that we as a country can live free. God bless them.
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  • henapplehenapple Posts: 13,527
    That's gotta be tough...
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
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  • shtgunal3shtgunal3 Posts: 2,902
    I visited Arlington in 98. That's an experience I will never forget.

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     LBGE,SBGE, and a mini makes three......Sweet home Alabama........ Stay thirsty my friends .

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  • GK59GK59 Posts: 488

    I would like to take this time to thank all of you who served to keep this great country free.

    To the families who's loved ones made the ultimate sacrifice, I send my prayers.

    God Bless America.

    Smitty's Kid's BBQ

    Bay City,MI

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  • ChubbsChubbs Posts: 4,675
    Powerful pic, VI. I hope everyone has a safe Memorial Day Weekend.
    Columbia, SC --- LBGE 2011 -- MINI BGE 2013
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  • BotchBotch Posts: 2,964
    Tonight on the news there was a blurb on the soldiers selected for guard duty for the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.  I was familiar with most of the story; they are immaculate, go through the precision-choriographed ceremony regardless of weather, etc.  The news did not go into some other things those troops go through: the constant studying; memorizing; abstaining from alcohol for life; etc.  
    But, the thing I noticed tonight for the first time: one camera angle showed the cement pad that they march and change watch on; there were very distinctive black marks on the cement, perfectly spaced, right where they do their steps, their turns, their about-face's, etc.  Wow!  
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  • SookieSookie Posts: 121
    Amazing observation.  I was 16 when I saw the ceromony of the changing of the guard.  I would love to go do it again, it's amazing.  My uncle is buried in Arlington as well. 
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  • Wow! Caught me totally off guard. That brings things into perspective. Thank you
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