Memorial Day isn't just for remembering  

SleekIcilyVarix 42M
1024 posts
5/29/2006 12:28 am
Memorial Day isn't just for remembering


My grandfather is a World War II veteran. I think about him on Memorial Day and give him a call. (I stay in touch throughout the year) Here's to you, Grampy! *lifts beer, gulp*
I'm Jewish, so I think about the holocaust, and how lucky I am to be here.
I'm remembering our troops that died in Iraq. Senselessly, in my opinion. I'm against the war, I support our troops, and hope the ones still there get to come home soon.

That said, instead of dwelling for too long on the pain and the victories of the past...I think the best thing one can do on Memorial Day is Make Memories. Do something special, do something Memorable. Do something that will make the day a fond Memory for someone else.

Happy Memorial Day

jadedbabe78 107F

5/29/2006 12:19 pm

Hmmm, yeah....it's already after 3, I don't think I'll be doing anything memorable today, lol.


SleekIcilyVarix 42M

5/29/2006 12:41 pm

lol Jadey...you made memories yesterday with your trip. I believe that's sufficient for making it a Memorable Memorial Day Weekend.


rm_impish_pixie 55F
6867 posts
5/29/2006 1:57 pm

I couldn't agree with you more...it's all about the memories...

I make mistakes, I am out of control & at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best. ~Marilyn


SleekIcilyVarix 42M

5/29/2006 3:40 pm

There are memories...and then, there are MmmMMmmmmMMMmmmmemories. Hope you have and make plenty of both.


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