In my view, Memorial Day isn’t about barbecues, beaches, and beer.  While there is nothing wrong with getting together with family and friends to create memories, however, us Americans need to take some time to reflect on the fallen for the men and women who have made the sacrifice in the hope that we might have a little bit better of a life.  All politics aside, let’s take a few moments to reflect on this day.  Here is a beautiful storytelling ballad entitled “Soldier” by Neil Young.

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