It's been said that one picture is worth a thousand words. How many words is this one worth?
picture has drawn a lot of comments from readers of the
See Jay's letter below.
The Tennessean's April 5 photograph of young Christian Golczynski accepting the American flag from Marine Lt. Col. Ric Thompson is one of the most moving and emotion provoking images I have ever seen.
My wife and I attended funeral services for Christian's father, Staff Sergeant Marcus Golczynski, on April 4, along with our six year-old son, dozens of Marines, and several hundred others who came to pay tribute to this fallen hero.
As one would
expect, many of your readers were touched by this incredible picture. Staff
Sergeant Golczynski had previously served one full tour in
nation is at a historical crossroads. Do we call an end to the struggle in
When looking at the face of Christian Golczynski I am reminded that doing what is right is not always easy and doing what is easy is not always right. Christian's dad knew that too.
BUFORD Families in America Book 2005
Addendum to Buford Book 2005
And my ALL-TIME favorite ~ TRIVIA
~~~Clouds by Torie~~~