The Memorial that is Arlington

May 24, 2015 — 1 Comment

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Giant, white thumbs pierce through the carpet of green, calling out, “Good job!”  Well done!”

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They stand at attention, marking time with a silent cadence.

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On and on they go, a phalanx that refuses to allow those, whose graves they mark, to be forgotten.

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Shoulder to shoulder they stand, with a silence that can only be heard with your soul.

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Small hands place mementos at the grave of someone they barely remember, if at all.

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A Commander returns a Coin to a fallen comrade.

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Arlington.  May we never forget your message of tribute.

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One response to The Memorial that is Arlington

  1. 

    Beautiful.

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