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Subject:  Re: The Dear Abby song Date:  2/10/2013  9:18 PM
Author:  arrete Number:  671072 of 875599

I always tell folks that I was incredibly blessed to go through 21 years of military life and only have one shot fired at me in anger.

My Dad was a captain of an LST during WWII. A kamikaze was coming towards them and then veered off towards another ship. Ended up in the ocean. If it had hit, I wouldn't be here. He was 21. Might explain some of his black humors.

arrete - the people that provide us with safety really do pay, and are rarely rewarded as they should be. Bless you, wolvie.
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