The Troops At Christmas

by admin on December 23, 2006 · View Comments

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David Ignatius has a op-ed piece up at WaPo, helping us remember the troops during this Christmas time:

…from “Lt. Col. Patrick,” an Air Force C-130 pilot. Next to a picture, taken at his base, of a Christmas tree decorated with festive lights, he writes: “Holiday deployments are difficult but the one characteristic that comes from being away from home at this time of year is that everyone else misses home too. You don’t hear people actually complain about missing Christmas at home I think because we’re all in it together.” Misery may love company, but in the military, it keeps its mouth shut.

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