But as a child I didn't understand its meaning. For me Memorial Day was a mile marker of so many things. It was a glorious day off of school! It was a day that all the swimming pools opened and my cousin and I would swim even if it were 50 degrees! It was a day that my extended family got together rain or shine (and in
Zany thought of the day: Ever since 9/11/01 I look at service men and women through different eyes. I get tears in my eyes every time I see someone in uniform thinking how grateful I am that they are willing to give their life to fight for my freedom and the freedom for this country. People don't have to support this war but please support our troops.