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Memorial Day

by Del “Abe” Jones [Copyright, 1991] From his book of poetry, “THE WORLD, WAR, FREEDOM, AND MORE.” To buy a copy of his book, please contact the author at ABEabe@worldnet.att.net A time for picnics, time off work – Vacations and the “Indy” – A holiday, too often times We forget what, it should be. A …

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Memorial Day

by Tim F., 3rd Grader, Academy Elementary School, Madison, Connecticut, 2001 I think about the people that fought in the wars, some have died to keep us free. I think about the men and women, Who saved lives on land and at sea. I look at the monuments, In memory of the brave. I help …

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