Karen Vaughn – mother of Aaron Vaughn: I’m a woman who’s already accessed the cost of doing the right thing. The cost of freedom. And even though it wasn’t a happy decision, it was willing. I paid the ultimate price. I gave this country my only son. Why? Because America is worth it. [...] - [Ramp Ceremony - 10 Min Final Version] [05/11/13] Blessed America, 10 Minutes, Ramp Ceremonies, Final Version, God Eye, God Blessed, Team Covers, Seals Team, Min Final
Never forget. I always loved my dad's patriotism. I thought I understood it. On 9/11/01 I felt patriotism as deeply as he did, and I knew I really understood it then, from the depths of my heart like him. I love you dad, I love America, and all who serve and did serve to protect my freedom.
'Remember Voting' by dlholt on Flickr - The "red, white, and blue" floats on a gentle breeze in front of the Kettle Falls Senior Center. This was once the polling place for our small community. Voting by mail is now standard practice and this location no longer plays a role on Election Day. The place you vote may not be important anyone, but your vote continues to be relevant.