Tag Archive: patriotism

Dec 01

Our Nation’s Chairs Are Protesting

I can’t stop the chairs.  Every time they think I am not looking they shudder with anger. Their legs are weak, and their backs are bent.  They were ready to support a woman who would have used chairs to quietly negotiate peace.  These chairs should be dancing.  They steady themselves as I rest my pantsuit-clad …

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May 30

Patriotism – My Mission to Find A Hero’s Resting Place

My Uncle Ralph E. Johnson

Ralph E. Johnson Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army Air Forces Shot down over France, February 24th, 1944 Burial place unknown for over 60 years Three angels looked down from the side of a tall chapel that seemed to reach into the clouds and hold up the sky.  A spot of shimmering sun broke through the gray …

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