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Subject: CANCEL YOUR CREDIT CARD BEFORE YOU DIE Reported in the Newcastle Evening Chronicle recently: Be sure and cancel your credit cards before you die! This is so priceless. And so easy to see happening – customer service, being … Continue reading
Posted in family, monkey business Tagged beyond the grave, credit cards, death, MBNA, typical bankers. Leave a comment
Global Warming & Pollution.
We are in a mess! The world is in a mess! and we are doing nothing about it? I realize most people today do not read or believe in the words of the Bible. The word Armageddon is just that, … Continue reading
Posted in family Tagged Armageddon, death, drought, earthquakes, hurricans, starvation, storms, tidal waves Leave a comment
Definition of a Veteran
I recall that a few weeks after the Island first issued the Veteran License plates, the deputy major of Charlottetown was complaining. The city had authorized free parking thru the month of December if you had a veteran plate. However … Continue reading
Posted in HM Submarines, HMS Cockade, hms ganges, military, veterans Tagged danger, death, duty., honour, overseas, real veteran??, service, sharp end, veteran.definition, war or peace 3 Comments
A Story Worth Sharing
I thought this cute little story was worth sharing —————————————- The 12 year old soldier of the Great War: In 1916 a 12 year old boy walked into the Recruitment Office and signed up. I can’t recall which regiment … Continue reading
Posted in military, veterans Tagged 12 years old, Army, boy, conflict, death, first world war, Great War, machine gun, medals, Recruits, shortages, Somme 2 Comments
We Shall Remember Them. 11th November 2014
A day of quiet reflection. ———————— In Flanders Fields. ———————– In Flanders Fields the poppies blow Between the crosses row on row That mark our place and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the … Continue reading
Posted in Belfast Blitz, HM Submarines, HMS Cockade, hms ganges, military, veterans Tagged bravery, courage, death, fear, hunger, loved ones, never again, peace, Remembrance, veterans.war 1 Comment
A Loving Daughter.
Who would have thought this wee girl of four would grow up to be such an intelligence and loving daughter. The beautiful response she wrote in reference to my letter about the Jehovah Witness who refused her son the opportunity … Continue reading
Posted in family, veterans Tagged danger, death, fear, freedom, Hitler, My lovely daughter, nazis, Poppy, Remembrance, war Leave a comment
We Shall Remember Them – 1914-1918. One Hundred Years Later
Incredible WWI Tribute In London Looks Like A River Of Blood… But Look Closer! By Steve Rushing AUGUST 2, 2014 World War I, known at the time as the Great War, was thought to be the war that would … Continue reading
Posted in HM Submarines, HMS Cockade, hms ganges, military, The Royal Navy & Me, veterans Tagged bravery, country, death, England, fallen, france, Germany, Loss, remembering, war, waste Leave a comment
A beloved Yorkshire Wife!!
It has been a week of dealing with too many serious blog issues, maybe boring blog issues??? Its the weekend and time for a wee bit of humour An elderly man lay dying in his bed while suffering the … Continue reading
Posted in Just Fooling Tagged beloved yorkshire. gripping, death, fun joking, funeral, scones, stairs, wall, wife Leave a comment
The Last Post-True or Myth???
If any of you have ever been to a military funeral in which The Last Post was played; This brings out a new meaning of it. We have all heard the haunting song, ‘The Last Post.’ It’s the song that … Continue reading
Posted in military, veterans Tagged Bombs, bullets, children, death, destruction, gas, killing, military, pain, war, young men, young women Leave a comment