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Not Enough
by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
Friday, November 11, 2011
Rated "G" by the Author.
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EVERY day should be Veteran's Day. Not just on certain days or when convenient ... THANK YOU to all who serve(d) and sacrifice(d).

Image © 2011, Karla Dorman


'Thank you' is not enough to
repay service and sacrifice,
but it's all I have.

Because of you, I am free.

Free to live, love, choose my
destiny.

Free to be anything.  Do
anything.

They say nothing in life is free.

That freedom comes at a 
terrible price, one paid not
only by the warrior, but by
their family, as well.

(All gave some.
                         Some gave all.)

Yes.  

REMEMBER THE COST.

If honoring you is all I have to
do ...

If remembering is all I have to
do ...

You paid that price.  You had
my back.  Now, I've got yours.

NEVER FORGOTTEN.

THANK YOU, VETERANS.

© 2011, Karla Dorman (11/11)



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Reviewed by Mary Lacey, Desertrat 12/21/2011
Karla,

Perhaps I'm rating a little off the date, but what this is about, is true everyday. Thank you for reminding of our honored veterans. This is a wonderful tribute.

Mary
Reviewed by D. Vegas 11/14/2011
Karla, Beautifully written and truefully stated!
Enjoyed.

Always,
Deborah
Reviewed by Christine Tsen 11/13/2011
Wonderful words...you have written this with such awakened empathy and gratitude!
Reviewed by Jon Willey 11/12/2011
Karla, our freedom is a gift at the expense of every life, battle scar and ounce of selfless sacrifice our veterans have given throughout our nation's long history -- I salute them each and every one -- my salute to you as one of them -- I bid joy, love and peace my dear friend -- Jon Michael
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 11/12/2011
nicely put!
Reviewed by C. McGovern-Bowen 11/11/2011
Wise words, Karla.
Freedom is not free.
Bless our Veterans- past, present, and future!
Carolyn
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 11/11/2011
Amen! And thank YOU for YOUR Air Force service, Karla! +SALUTE!!+ Happy Veteran's Day to you too! Great reminder; I will always remember!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your(grateful) twin sis, Karen Lynn. :D
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