May 26, 2014
It is called Arlington Cemetery. It is American. One is black, another Jewish. The next is Christian, the next Muslim. One lived in a city, another on a farm. A general lies beside a corporal, a Marine alongside an Airman. Some were never found and some lay where they fell.
Americans have traveled the world and beyond. They have also died around the world and beyond. A simple belief united them all – freedom.
Their sacrifices say it all and there are no words I could write to truly honor them except….