Happy Memorial Day, Mar Vista!

Memorial Day is a great opportunity to spend time with family and friends, while we also take time to honor those who have served our country. I want to share this quote from one of my favorite poets, James Baldwin:

I love America more than any other country in this world, and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually.

 

Memorial Day Flags in a cemetary

 

One thought on “Happy Memorial Day, Mar Vista!

  1. May 31, 2011 at 1:08 am

    Taking the time to honor those who served- it’s the real reason for Memorial Day. Had a great talk with my daughter about that too….

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