Sad Anniversary coming up
Army Spc Chad Drake was KIA Sept 7, 2004 in Baghdad. I can't believe it's been almost 5 years.
I pray my "boy" Zach gets home from Afghanistan safe. I watched him grow to manhood and if I had a son, I'd want him to grow up like Zach, a gung ho Marine!
"It is well that war is so terrible, otherwise we should grow too fond of it"
Gen Robert E. Lee
A gun is a tool, Marian; no better or no worse than any other tool: an axe, a shovel or anything. A gun is as good or as bad as the man using it. Remember that. Shane
Nemo me impune lacesset
We recall the case of the Shoshone war band which showed up complete with one 30-30 rifle per man the week after Pearl Harbor, and simply wanted to have the enemy pointed out to them. "We hear there's a war going on and we want to go fight it." Jeff Cooper