Friday, May 27, 2011

Like your Freedom? You owe 60 seconds to thank a soldier!

Sixty seconds, that is all that is asked of each and every American.

Just 60 little seconds. Hard to believe isn't it?

60 little seconds of silence to say thanks
 for helping to keep us safe while we slept soundly in our beds at night 
and for rights we take for granted each and every day.

Please stop at 3:00 p.m. on Memorial Day 

They died for it..
It's the least you can do.

60 little seconds of silence.
(without sending or receiving a text message either)

Read more about Memorial Day at the links below.

How to observe Memorial Day
Help Restore the Tradition of Memorial Day
United States American Flag Code

photo courtesy of Arlington National Cemetery


FABIANA said...

I agree. That's why we celebrate Memorial Day, to honor those who fought and died for our country. It seems to get forgotten with all the bbqs and parties.

WhiteWhispers2u said...

Flag up and prayers for all.Amen! ~Kim

Sécia Mischke said...


♥ sécia

Charlene said...

I am sooooooooo glad to find another patriotic soul... sooooooooooo many forget that FREEDOM ISN'T FREE!!!!!!!!!! Have a great safe holiday!

VS said...

60 seconds is the very least we can do to say thank you to our heroic men & women in uniform! Thank you for this heart felt reminder!
Have a wonderful holiday weekend!!
Susie said...

Yes its true, and we will. It is the very very least we can do.

SIMONE said...

Amen to that Sister! I'm a new follower. Love your blog-very engaging. I will have a Oceans day giveaway up, too.

Bel said...

This is so inspiring. Happy memorial day! :)

<3 Belly B

Blooming Rose Musings said...

Absolutely a day of remembrance and thanks.
Inspiring post.
I hope you have had a lovely weekend.

Anonymous said...

Done. And a whole lot more!
Becky @ (in case Google takes my comment to "anonymous"...hard to leave comments on some blogs these days...)

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