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CHRISTMAS AT ARLINGTON

everyone should know this!

 

 

Rest easy, sleep well my brothers.

Know the line has held, your job is done.

Rest easy, sleep well.

Others have taken up where you fell, the line has held.

Peace, peace, and farewell...

 

 

Christmas at Arlington Cemetery - one BIG American Thank You

 

To do something like this, year after year,

is above and beyond the call of duty.

 

Readers may be interested to know that these wreaths -- some 5,000 -- are donated by the Worcester Wreath Co. of Harrington, Maine. The owner, Merrill Worcester, not only provides the wreaths, but covers the trucking expense as well.

 

He's done this since 1992. A wonderful guy.

 

Also, most years, groups of Maine school kids combine an educational trip to DC with this event to help out.  With all that's going on in the world, why hasn't the press shared this with us?

 

TheDogPlace.org Members Support Our Soldiers

and all they they GIVE to us all year 'round.

 

http://www.thedogplace.org/PROSE/Christmas-Arlington-Cemetary.asp

 

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The Magic Cave The Journey


Parable

A Dog's Last Battle

In The Valley

Drinking From My Saucer

Lucky Lady


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Hand Of God / Old Blanket

When I Got My New Dog

Top 10 - To Be A Dog

Fat Dogs Can't Swim

 

 


Do I Go Home Today?

The Spirit of US

Carol’s Birds

Childhood Despair

Giving Your Cat a Pill


Stories About Dogs


Rondeau - Death of a Dog

Rainbow Bridge

Learn From Our Dogs

Reggie

The Secret


Animals Speak To Us

Cowboy Ethics

Remembering

If a Dog Was A Teacher


 

 


 Romance Of Rex

Sleeping Dogs

An Angel's Kiss

Parable Of The Dog Clan

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Dominion

Reason To Send Email

On All Hallow's Eve

Happy Halloweenie

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Different Christmas Poem

The Cab Ride

Night Before Shelter X-mas

Christmas at Arlington

Dog Mom's Letter To Santa


The Night Santa Came

Shorty’s Story

Christmas Puppy's Tale