Today is Memorial Day – Remember

memorialday  A Mother Asked President Bush,
"Why Did My Son Have To Die In Afghanistan and Iraq?"

Another Mother Asked President George H. W. Bush,"Why Did My Son Have To Die In Desert Storm?"

Another Mother Asked President Kennedy,
"Why Did My Son Have To Die In Vietnam?"

Another Mother Asked President Truman,
"Why Did My Son Have To Die In Korea?"

Another Mother Asked President F. D. Roosevelt,
"Why Did My Son Have To Die At Iwo Jima?"

Another Mother Asked President W. Wilson,
"Why Did My Son Have To Die On The Shores Of France?"

Another Mother Asked President Lincoln,
"Why Did My Son Have To Die At Gettysburg?"

Another Mother Asked President G. Washington,
"Why Did My Son Have To Die Near Valley Forge?"

Then Long, Long Ago, A Mother Asked…
"Father, Why Did My Son Have To Die On A Cross Outside Of Jerusalem?"

The Answers To All These Are Similar —
"So That Others May Have Life
And Dwell In Peace, Happiness, and Freedom."

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