Sustaining an idea

Published: Friday, November 9, 2012 at 11:30 AM.

Called for men and women willing to set aside the inevitable fear of the war zone and stand, fight, defend freedoms and tenets set down more than 230 years ago.

And these men and women answered, tamping ego for the whole, learning the discipline of sacrifice, the ability to conquer all too human frailties for a country born of a theory.

I have learned, like Will Rambeaux, to appreciate those veterans, not just this week but the other 51 as well.

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