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    Everyday in America...

    we are plagued with negatives: unemployment, economy, poverty, inequality, politics but last week I was able to be part of something that I think every citizen of this country should experiance. My brother returned home to Colorado from Iraqi.

    I wish I could post the video because if it doesn't bring a tear to your eye I don't know what would.


    Before being dismissed.




    Right after being dismissed.



    Our first glimpse.




    The picture speaks for itself.

    Thereís a promise I need you to make
    While Iím gone you take care of the love
    And Iíll deal with the hate.

    Donít worry about me; Iíll be all right
    Just care for your children and sleep tight
    Iíll keep you safe on my watch tonight
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    On My Watch Tonight - Mike Corrado

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    Beautiful pictures. Thanks for sharing them. Welcome home to your brother!

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    Welcome home , Soldier.
    SI VIS PACEM PARA BELLUM

    "It's a great life. You risk your skin catching killers and the juries turn them loose so they can come back and shoot at you again. If your honest , your poor your whole life. And , In the end , you wind up dying all alone on some dirty street. For what? For nothing. For a tin star."
    -Ex-Sheriff Martin Howe to Will Kane in "High Noon"

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    Autumn, that is beautiful! Thank you for sharing those, and welcome home to your brother!




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    A sincere thank you to your brother. God Bless, glad he is home safe and sound.
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    Very Touching, Autumn. Tell your brother Welcome Home and Thank him for his Service to OUR Country!


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    Welcome home and THANK YOU............
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    Welcome home and thank you for serving our country.
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    Police Officers put themselves at risk for strangers every day. Some do not make it home to their families. Next time you think of saying something negative about the police, remember...YOU are one of the strangers.

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    What fort?


    Im glad he made it home. Thank him for us
    The world would be much cleaner if blind people carried brooms instead of sticks.

    At communion, when the priest says "Body of Christ", I say "Thanks, I've been working out", then I grab the cracker and run back to my seat

    An amateur practices until he gets it right. A professional practices until he cant get it wrong.

    They've got us surrounded? Good. Now we can fire in any direction. Those bastards won't get away this time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ChesCopPodz View Post
    What fort?


    Im glad he made it home. Thank him for us
    For Carson, Colorado Springs
    Thereís a promise I need you to make
    While Iím gone you take care of the love
    And Iíll deal with the hate.

    Donít worry about me; Iíll be all right
    Just care for your children and sleep tight
    Iíll keep you safe on my watch tonight
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    On My Watch Tonight - Mike Corrado

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    I live in the Springs. Next time give me a call for a meet and greet. Traffic 121 can come down too.
    The world would be much cleaner if blind people carried brooms instead of sticks.

    At communion, when the priest says "Body of Christ", I say "Thanks, I've been working out", then I grab the cracker and run back to my seat

    An amateur practices until he gets it right. A professional practices until he cant get it wrong.

    They've got us surrounded? Good. Now we can fire in any direction. Those bastards won't get away this time.

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    Ok next time I get out there for a longer period of time I'll let you know!
    Thereís a promise I need you to make
    While Iím gone you take care of the love
    And Iíll deal with the hate.

    Donít worry about me; Iíll be all right
    Just care for your children and sleep tight
    Iíll keep you safe on my watch tonight
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    On My Watch Tonight - Mike Corrado

 

 

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