Saturday, November 10, 2012

A time for war, a time for peace

I found this very effective image on Crafty Brooklyn Wife's blog by doing an internet search for Veterans Day images.  Crafty Brooklyn Wife, whose name is Alisha and lives in Ontario, Canada, truly has a very crafty blog.  She is also the wife of a military man.  Although she doesn't cite where she got this image, or if she made it, I fell in love with it.  It signifies our Armed Services, whether living or dead, serving or retired.  That's what this day is all about, at least in the USA. 

This is Day 11 of AEDM, which honors Veteran's Day on 11/11, which I USUALLY post at 11:11 AM my time.  Do you know someone who served in the military?  If so, please give them a hug, or better yet, buy them a poppy today to go with that hug.

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Corrine at said...

Great image I an remebering my Dad and Uncle and honoring my hubby! xox

see you there! said...

Great image. Lots of veterans in my family - sadly lots of wars in my lifetime.


Halle said...

Love that image. Remembering not just the veterans in my life but all veterans.

Julia Dunnit said...

Love the image too Elizabeth...a great reminder of just how much history there is to be honoured and remembered. A very moving service at our village cenotaph today....lots of pride and love swirling around.

ArtMuseDog and Carol said...

Wonderful post and love the image also ~ so glad to see this ~ (A Creative Harbor) ^_^

Marilyn Rock said...

Beautiful image and post. I am remembering how my husband served and all the others who gave their time and lives for our country.

Thank you!