David Hines (hradzka) wrote,
David Hines

Memorial Day

Today is Memorial Day, when we honor the sacrifices of our soldiers.

Somewhere in my blog reading, I came across a suggestion I liked. In the Jewish tradition, we leave a cup of wine for the Prophet Elijah on Passover. Tonight I will set an empty place at my dinner table -- for the fallen, for the wounded, for the ones who can't be home because they have a job to do.

Maybe there won't be much conversation, but I couldn't ask for better company.
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