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Prayer for Peace

“Peace is the virtue of civilization. War is its crime.” ~ Victor Hugo   Today the world is leery, watching the Crimea with nervous eyes. ┬áIt’s not the first time. Over 150 years ago, the Crimean War marked a turning … Continue reading

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A Thank You

“At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We will remember them.” ~ from “For the Fallen” by Laurence Binyon Today in America, it’s Veterans’ Day, the day we remember and thank all of our former servicemen … Continue reading

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I Can Not Forget

Spirit, that made those heroes dare To die, and leave their children free, Bid Time and Nature gently spare The shaft we raise to them and thee. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson, “Concord Hymn” It’s Memorial Day in America, a day to … Continue reading

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