Deborah (debris4spike) wrote,
Deborah
debris4spike

  • Mood:

Christmas At Arlington Cemetary


Photobucket

Rest easy, sleep well my brothers.
Know the line has held, your job is done.
Rest easy, sleep well.
Others have taken up where you fell, the line has held.
Peace, peace, and farewell...

Photobucket 
 


These wreaths -- some 5,000 -- are donated by the Worcester Wreath Co. of Harrington, Maine . The owner, Merrill Worcester, not only provides the wreaths, but covers the trucking expense as well. He's done this since 1992. A wonderful guy. Also, most years, groups of Maine school kids combine an educational trip to DC with this event to help out. Making this even more remarkable is the fact that Harrington is in one the poorest parts of the state.
 


Tags: christmas, remembrance, usa, war
Subscribe

  • Snowflake Challenge #12

    Challenge #12 In your own space, resurrect an old meme. Have fun with it! Which is the goofiest meme you can think of? Put on your party hat and…

  • Yay, A Meme

    .... so long since there has been a small new meme, so have snagged this from ysilme NOOOOOO GOOGLING ALLOWED. Use your own brain power.…

  • Well, Everyone Else Has Done It .....

    So, why not me!!!! You can get card with your statistics here! LJ2020

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 5 comments