On this Memorial Day weekend…*

In a way it’s a pity that Memorial Day makes such a convenient start to summer, because it makes it seem like a happy holiday day. Of course it does–the first long weekend of the summer is a time to go and do a whole bunch of fun summery things, and there’s no reason at

On this Memorial Day…

In a way it’s a pity that Memorial Day makes such a convenient start to summer, isn’t it? It makes it seem like a happy holiday day, because of course the first long weekend of the summer is a time to go and do a whole bunch of fun summery things, and there’s no reason

On this Memorial Day…

Yes, it’s the beginning of summer and a day of big sales and parades and picnics and such, and these are all Good Things. But on your way to that backyard barbecue, won’t you please take a moment to remember those who stood and fell for our country? So to the indifferent inquirer who asks

On this Memorial Day…

Yes, yes, it’s the beginning of summer and a day of big sales and parades and such. But on your way to that backyard barbecue, won’t you please take a moment to remember those who stand and fall? So to the indifferent inquirer who asks why Memorial Day is still kept up we may answer,