Memorial Day

A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself. 
~Joseph Campbell





Cover them over with beautiful flowers,
Deck them with garlands, those brothers of ours,
Lying so silent by night and by day
Sleeping the years of their manhood away.
Give them the meed they have won in the past;
Give them the honors their future forcast;
Give them the chaplets they won in the strife;
Give them the laurels they lost with their life.
~Will Carleton

Comments

Post a Comment

Popular posts from this blog

Back to School 2017

Father's Day

A Total Solar Eclipse