Do you take things for granted? There’s a natural tendency to do so. Today is Memorial Day in the United States. This holiday pays tribute to the courageous soldiers who lost their lives to protect the freedom that Americans enjoy.
Unfortunately this time of remembrance and respect sometimes gets lost and people don’t remember the ultimate sacrifices that these brave soldiers made.
Family vacations, Memorial Day sales in retail stores, going down the seashore, and barbecues symbolize the beginning of summer. It’s a shame that something as important as the true spirit of Memorial Day gets taken for granted. (more…)