Monday, November 11, 2019

Veteran's Day 2019

photo courtesy of my friend Linda - harbor boat tour of NYC.

Lady Liberty - beacon to all the huddled masses yearning to be free. Symbol of so much along with our U.S. flag.  Gift from France, our ally

Cheers to all the veterans who have served our nation. Men and Women who volunteer to work, fight,-here and abroad - alone on a mission or alongside our allies. All to keep America free.

my opinion - respect for our allies is very key to the safety of our military so that they can serve their tours and return home safe to be veterans.

The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war - Ralph Waldo Emerson 1860


  1. Have to respect allies and all those who serve indeed.

    1. yep. Seemed pertinent in this day and age.
      Big arctic blast coming in - old vets better bundle up today for parades

  2. It is time to respect the message of the Statue of Liberty and open up the southern border to those immigrants. I don't remember any qualifier like, "Welcome if you have the right paperwork."

  3. I am grateful for those who have served and for those who are and have been our allies.

  4. I hope they all appreciate the flag pins.

  5. An honorable image paired with honorable sentiment. Thank you, Joanne.

  6. A day to remember indeed Joanne.