Archive for May, 2015

posted by Writer on May 31

0919-washington-farewell-address-1796But when a long Train of Abuses and Usurpations, pursuing invariably the same Object, evinces a Design to reduce them under absolute Despotism, it is their Right, it is their Duty, to throw off such Government, and to provide new Guards for their future security.” Thomas Jefferson and fifty-five other men who placed their signatures on the bottom of the Declaration of Independence Read the rest of this entry »

posted by Writer on May 24

DSCF1211The inscription on the La Mesa (California) Vietnam Veterans Memorial reads:

Have you lived your life worthy of someone else’s sacrifice?”