|Rogers cousins, circa 1929. My dad is back left and Aunt Sissy in front of him.|
|My uncles on leave from WWII for their brother's funeral.|
|Post card sent by one of my uncles to my Granny.|
Young men from the small farming community where I lived as a small child were killed in Korea. The Vietnam war and the protests at Kent State that resulted in the death of 4 students and 9 wounded, one with permanent paralysis. That took only 13 seconds on May 4, 1970.
|John Filo's iconic Pulitzer Prize-winning photograph of Mary Ann Vecchio, a fourteen-year-old runaway, kneeling in anguish over the body of Jeffrey Miller minutes after he was shot by the Ohio National Guard|
|Picture carried by dear friend in his billfold since his days in Vietnam. Lest we never forget.|
|Yes, that is me standing in what would be the kitchen of our home.|
Here is a litany of pictures of the why of my belief.
|Gene and his dad. See the love|
|Our son being held by Gene. More love.|
|Our son and his three sons.|
And love to all who need, not all who deserve.
|Here are the loves of my life. And see the love in Oldest Grandson's eyes.|