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Thursday, July 4, 2013

Just a way to say thanks

                            


I posted for Valentine's Day. That was my first holiday or special day commemoration.  Most times these days creep up on me and I totally miss posting about them.

Today, I thought I would dedicate this Independence Day to the 19 firemen who were killed fighting a wildfire in Arizona a few days ago. There are so many who give their lives to keep us safe and free. It was a hard choice deciding who to honor. So, I give my thanks to all who have given their lives in any way for our country.
Grandmommy



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16 comments :

  1. Hello from Spain: I join your tribute on the day of independence. Happy day. Nice house. Keep in touch

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  2. Marta,
    Thanks! I will keep in touch. :-)

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  3. Hello Grandmommy,
    That is a beautiful dedication.
    Big hug,
    Giac

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  4. Giac,

    Thanks...how can you thank someone who gives their life for you?
    Major hugs

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  5. Quite terrible with all those families who miss their husband, father, son, son in law. Very beautiful dedication from you.
    Hugs
    Wyrna

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    1. Wyrna,

      Thank you. I really saddened me too.

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  6. That's a very nice dedication. Such a horrific tradgedy!

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    1. Vanessa,
      Thanks. Dont forget to send up a prayer for the survivors, both their families and coworkers.

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  7. What a lovely tribute! I hope you had a nice 4th of July weekend. Oh...btw, I love Puccini and especially, 'Gianni Schicchi'. That counter-tenor from the show was amazing! With a little training he could go very far as there are not many singers who can pull off a falsetto like that.

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  8. Hi John,

    I guess my favorite opera is Madame Butterfly, My favorite ballet is The Little Mermaid and I purchased mostly concertos.
    To think that was natural without training.
    I wonder what made him realize he could do that. LOL

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  9. Hi! thanks for your comments on my blog!!! always so lovely! would you contact me again via email, as i couldn't find your email? you had asked about that "kaufladen'! Your memory roombox is very touching! May they all be remembered with love and respect for their work! It is heartbreaking!

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  10. Anna,
    Hello! You are welcome and thank you. I will send you my email in reply to your email. :-) Keep up the great blog. :-)

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  11. The positive post! :)
    I invite you to my blog! *

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  12. Karolina,

    Thanks! I will be right over!

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It is fun hearing from all of you!