I take it back — this is today’s Required Reading.
Don’t ask why or what, just click.
Wow. Thank you for pointing it out.
Take Stephen Green’s advice, click this required reading….
The spirits of Marines who laid down their lives for their country in past conflicts will welcome this young warrior with open arms. Thank you for bringing this story to my attention.
Sitting here at work and reading this tribute was difficult. Fighting the mist that welled up in my eyes was no easy task. Marines rule and we are truly a unique brotherhood. Semper Fi Chance, your fellow Marines and all righteous Americans salute you and your family for making the ultimate sacrifice that we may live in freedom.
IT’S A SMALL MARINE CORPS
The Blogosphere is abuzz with this touching piece, Taking Chance, by LtCol Michael R. Strobl, USMC. Read it now. It never ceases to amaze me how truly small the Marine Corps is, considering that it’s an organization of 160,000 people.