Lest We Forget

Here is a soldier stationed in Afghanistan. He asked his wife to send him dirt {Aus soil}, fertilizer and some grass seeds, so that he can smell the grass and feel it grow beneath his feet.

When the men in his squadron have a mission, they take turns walking through the grass in Australian soil to bring them good luck.image0021 image0032

 

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2 comments

  1. Sue · April 25, 2009

    Beautiful Blog"Lest We ForgetTake careSue

  2. bkind2animals · April 28, 2009

    i love that story! we are so lucky to live in this wonderful country, with its abundance of beautiful green grass, luvusis.

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