When I got back from my third tour and was struggling with alcoholism, post-traumatic stress, and a messy divorce, you were there for me with everything from funny and sometimes racist memes, to irreverent bumper stickers and cool gun videos.
They were both wearing their issued combat backpacks, tan boots, and dog-tags on the outside of their tucked-in Death Before Dishonor t-shirts. Smith always hated you. May God richly bless you all. So I logged Dear veteran, slipped on my combat veteran-designed flip flops and DD robe, and went out to the porch swing to think.
Thank you that my children are able to receive an education. And play their music and enjoy their youth. The obvious and the mundane.
Able to make a living.
But things only got worse in the weeks that followed. I can only repay you Dear veteran the way I raise my children to appreciate all that you have given us, with the decision to bring up my babies that they will honor your sacrifice by how they live their lives.
Normally I would have pulled out my phone and immediately streamed the video to the Spartan Valor Freedom Watch Defenders Facebook page, but instead I called and reported two guys assaulting a kid.
She is my hero. All of it has been paid for by the precious blood of over 1. Thank you that we are able to choose our own profession. It was a full back portrait of one of our NCOs who had been decapitated by a rocket-propelled grenade while standing next to me during a gunfight. After that I knew things were near the breaking point.
Jason Collins is a former U. Dear Veteran; Thank you so very much for serving our nation.
For example, one day a soldier from my old platoon posted a picture of his new tattoo. Thank you, in short, for everything we have as Americans. To all of you, I say thank you. After leaving the military and walking around with a chip on his shoulder, he finally decided to stop acting like a pretentious douchebag and reintegrate into society like the veterans of World War II, Korea, and Vietnam before him.
Thank you for roads, schools, firehouses, and every municipal building and entity…those things were paid for with tax dollars…but those tax dollars would have never been earned without your service. And can pay taxes that you and yours may be compensated. God bless each and every one of you and your sweet families that have also bore the cost for our freedom.
Thank you that we can attend church. To assemble and to protest. And seeing a Medal of Honor recipient shill tactical gear no longer makes me reach for my credit card.dear veterans, some of us have been fortunate in that we have not had a family member go to war.
we have no idea what the pain and anxiety of waiting for a loved one to return home safely from war might feel like. Every Operation Gratitude Care Package includes a bundle of letters from the American people, thanking Troops, Veterans, New Recruits, or First Responders for their service to our country.
Care Package recipients tell us these letters, notes, and drawings are the most cherished items in their box. Dear Veteran December 10, by Katinka Hooyer I know that I will never be able to fully grasp, understand, or appreciate all that you experienced through your service.
In this image, Minuteman Brigade Chief of Staff Lt. Col. John Crawson (left), Round Rock Counselman George White, and other members of Post of the Veterans of Foreign Wars wave from the side of the National Guard Light Medium Tactical Vehicle during the Sertoma July Fourth Parade in Round Rock, Texas, July 4, Dear Veteran, Today, we are learning about Veterans Day and we decided to write letters to all Veterans to thank you for your service.
Without Veterans we would have no freedoms like free education and to choose how we live and so I am thankful we have Veterans who fought and sacrificed their lives for our country, America.
Dear Veteran. likes. Dear Veteran is a public art project that gives civilians an opportunity to acknowledge Veterans in their lives and communities/5(8).Download