We stand on the shoulders of those who led the way. My mom called me today to read this editorial to me. She was moved to tears by it. So was I. I just had to share it with you. It was in the Columbus Dispatch (in Columbus, Ohio). I am pasting it in today—it is so eloquent and beautiful, don’t you think?
A salute to the Greatest Generation
Wednesday October 31, 2012 5:23 AM
It is an irreversible loss: Nearly 1,000 are dying every single day, and I am talking about our dads: those World War II veterans who are slipping and falling and forgetting their way to the Great Unknown.
This generation leaves in its wake a nation of educated, privileged and confused children who believed this man would be here forever and always. He was bigger than life.
We grab their fragile, blue-veined hands and take…
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