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Will You give this to my Daddy?...please read

Will You give this to my Daddy?...please read

Old 03-13-2011, 09:43 AM
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Thank you for sharing. My son and grandson are both deployed. Our families are missing them.
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Old 03-13-2011, 11:00 AM
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I think this is great, Ditter
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Old 03-13-2011, 11:15 AM
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Originally Posted by elseebee
Wonderful! I'm passing this on to family and friends. We all need to show our support of the military and this is a small way we can do it. (When my DH sees someone in uniform eating in a restaurant in our little rural town, he always quietly pays for their check.)

Once my husband (USMC-Retired Now) and I were eating at Red Lobster, we ask our waiter for our check and he said it was already paid for and he said the person that paid for the check said thanks for serving our Country...

I was in total shock, and what a wonderful think to do for us, and someday and waiting patiently to pay it forward, it was such a blessing....
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Old 03-13-2011, 11:28 AM
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Originally Posted by wanderingcreek
Originally Posted by Linda71
I am Canadian and I will wear red. We all want our soldiers to come home safe. Let them be safe.
Me too!
This has been in place in our area for a while. I started seeing red T-shirts etc and couldn't figure out why, so I asked and was told it was support for our troops.
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Old 03-13-2011, 11:37 AM
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Thanks, Red Friday it is.
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Old 03-13-2011, 11:58 AM
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Now that I've cleared the tears from my eyes - sending you a big thank you for sharing this wonderful story - I'll be emailing this on to friends & family and wearing red on Fridays!
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Old 03-13-2011, 12:16 PM
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Well, this is the first I've heard of Red Friday's, but I will certainly be in red every Friday from now on. Thanks Ditter!
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Old 03-13-2011, 12:24 PM
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Thank you Ditter for posting this. People just do not understand what it takes to send your only son off to war. Mine is on his second tour in Afgh.
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Old 03-13-2011, 12:46 PM
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Very good Ditter.
When you see some of our troop in a store in the US go up to them and let them know your surport.
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Old 03-13-2011, 03:18 PM
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Thanks for sharing this touching story I teared up so much could hardly finish reading it.We often forget how much our men and women and their families sacrifice for us everyday.
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