A Veteran’s Thoughts on Veterans Day

Service to one’s country through the various military branches is an honorable thing. The branches act, under the government's authority, to preserve the peace and to protect the citizenry from threats foreign and domestic. They are servants, not unlike police officers or firefighters, who are willing to risk their lives for the country and for a paycheck.At the risk of offense, I want to say that no one would serve in the military for very long if they didn't get paid. Not unless there was a … [Read more...]