One Mans Service

At the Memorial Day observance at Riverside Park, I was tempted to talk about my father’s military service…but I didn’t.  I think it’s an important story about a unique and very American character, but it’s not the kind you would typically hear about on that hallowed day.  My father passed away last year about this time and he rarely spoke of his time in the Army, but not for the reasons one might think.  Continue reading