Rest easy Babe.
Another of the Greatest Generation goes to his reward...
Edward J. 'Babe' Heffron, of 'Band of Brothers' fame, dies at 90 | Fox News
Kansan by birth, Texan by the grace of God.
"A government big enough to give you everything you want, is strong enough to take everything you have"
Rest easy Babe.
Make a fast friend, adopt a Greyhound!
"Oh man. What kind of lefty hootenanny is this?" Dale Gribble.
One set of rules for the governed, another set of rules for the governing.
Signs Don't Stop Crimes.
God Bless them all
To be prepared for war is one of the most effectual means of preserving peace. A free people ought not only to be armed, but disciplined. -- George Washington, First Annual Address, January 8, 1790.
"Peace is that brief glorious moment in history when everybody stands around reloading".
Politicians are like diapers, they need to be changed often and for the same reason
Another Pa boy from A Band of Brothers moves on.... RIP!
This story shall the good man teach his son;
And Crispin Crispian shall ne’er go by,
From this day to the ending of the world,
But we in it shall be remembered
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Roman matrons used to say to their sons: 'Come back with your shield or on it.' Later on, this custom declined. So did Rome..." (but not before it created an Empire that changed the world - Robert Heinlein
I am the nicest guy on earth, Just ask me.
Sand Lake 2014, 2015
Wisconsin 2014, 2015, 2017
Rapid City 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Non Illigitimus Carborundum
"....a company of heroes."
".... If there's something wrong, those who have the ability to take action have the responsibility to take action."
A true patriot to the end! R.I.P. for you will always be in the hearts and minds of those who will follow the path. You are relieved from the point.
To stand tall in hell and carry on in reverent silence. During a Labor Day celebration at my kids school last year, one of the kids asked the honorees if they were heros. One simply said, "No...but I once served with them" and those standing on each side of the simply nodded and bowed their head momentarily.
I wish more people understood the sacrafice and respected it regardless of their opinion about the job they were asked to do.
He hasn't died, he has simply moved on to where his brothers reside.
A government big enough to give you everything you want, is strong enough to take everything you have. - Gerald Ford?
"A free people ought not only to be armed and disciplined, but they should have sufficient arms and ammunition to maintain a status of independence from any who might attempt to abuse them, which would include their own government." ~~ George Washington