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Klukie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-11-11 11:08 AM
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In Remembrance
Remembrance of all who have perished as a result of this human tragedy. May we remember those from the planes and towers, those soldiers and civilians from the battlefields, and those whose who have lost the ones they loved.
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rustydog Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-11-11 11:19 AM
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1. The words of Abraham Lincoln come to mind:
Dear Madam,--

"...I feel how weak and fruitless must be any word of mine which should attempt to beguile you from the grief of a loss so overwhelming. But I cannot refrain from tendering you the consolation that may be found in the thanks of the Republic they died to save.

I pray that our Heavenly Father may assuage the anguish of your bereavement, and leave you only the cherished memory of the loved and lost, and the solemn pride that must be yours to have laid so costly a sacrifice upon the altar of freedom."

Yours, very sincerely and respectfully,

A. Lincoln

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