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Last updated 5/31/2019 at Noon

Memorial weekend touches my heart, and this year was no exception.

Sunday evening, I tuned in to the 30th annual “National Memorial Day Concert” from Washington, D.C. I watched the PBS presentation from start to finish – and then watched a second showing.

I watch this program every year, overwhelmed and touched by the focus on individuals who serve their country. Our armed services members don’t come into the military with power. Their service has nothing to do with politics or money or security.

Not theirs, anyway.

To the contrary, they enter service with no political clout, oft...

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