Vernon, who served in the Marine Corps, got his Quilt of Valor today. He told a couple of very interesting stories about assisting the Secret Service a couple of times during Bush 41's presidency when he visited Dallas.
I also got a thank you note today from the couple who were presented a couple of weeks ago. She was saying how much it meant to them as often, during their time in the service, they were spat on when in public and this was the FIRST 'tribute' to them since serving. That is HORRIFIC! One of many reasons why we do this.
Turning the Last Corner - I have just turned the last corner on the border for my green Broken Dishes Quilt. It is a fitting metaphor as the last week of summer vacation begins. I...
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