Letter: Some men so loved their country that they gave their lives
There is a verse and chapter in the Bible (John 3:16) that says, “God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten son that whosoever believeth in him shall not perish, but will have everlasting life.”
Now, I have another verse and thought that goes something like this: “Some men so loved their country that they gave their life that we Americans may have freedom and a good life here and now in this country, the U.S.A.”
Am I the only person that thinks this way? Our veterans did it all. Thank them now — the new ones, the old ones, and the men and women that are still doing the job around the world.
Which verse do you want to believe?
— Hugh Martin
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