By looking at an American flag one feels a sense of independence. We are a strong nation that stands for rights, chance, and a voice. http://www.buzzle.com/articles/history-and-symbolism-of-the-american-flag.html
A great "Welcome Home Hug" photo from @USArmy: A Soldier from the 111th Quartermaster Company at Fort Lee, Va., hugs his daughter Jan. 18, 2013, during a redeployment ceremony. The company deployed for six months to Kuwait and Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.