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We Will Remember
American Spectator, by Roger Kaplan

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 5/26/2013 5:42:51 AM

Why should we remember places with strange names, inhabited by tribes whose languages and religions and customs are unfamiliar, most of whom hate us? Why should we remember valleys called the Gowardesh or the Khien Phuong, towns and hamlets with names we can scarcely pronounce, Karabilah, Chonghyon, Cam Lo, Sokkogae, Hangnyong? Even when the words are more recognizable or carry ancient connections to better known locales, they seem exotic: Bois-de-Consenvoye, Chatel-Chehery, Rouge Bouquet, Chemin des Dames. We remember. These names are carved into the American soul, as are ones we know almost as nearby neighborhoods—Bunker Hill, Gettysburg,


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Reply 1 - Posted by: GreatGreyhounds, 5/26/2013 7:29:44 AM     (No. 9345882)

Some of us will remember, while others, who loath the Military and the sacrifices that were made for us, enjoy the results of their sacrifices...

Thank a Veteran folks!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: tocsin, 5/26/2013 9:58:16 AM     (No. 9346108)

Phuoc Tuy Province VN

We have never forgotten that
´´They lost their tomorrows so we could have our futures.´´

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