They lined up to serve.
More will follow, for sure.
A grateful nation appreciates vets today.
We need to respect their role, however one may agree or disagree with war and its misery, mystery and more.
Lukas Ventline, 23, died in Vietnam in '68.
My brother served his nation well.
Today, I remember the 6 foot 3 inch man who was the oldest of the seven of us, including two sets of twins. I pause. I ponder.
At Mt. Olivet Cemetery I will honor my brother and all the veterans who gave and served this grateful nation.