"In the beauty of the lilies Christ was born across the sea, With a glory in his bosom that transfigures you and me; As he died to make men holy, let us die to make men free, While God is marching on." - Julie Ward Howe, the last verse of "The Battle Hymn of the Republic"
MilBlogger MajorDad says goodbye to Lieutenant Colonel Mike McMahon who died in Afghanistan.
Godspeed Colonel. Until then...
(thanks to Smash for pointing me to MajorDad's blog and thanks to Sus for the link to Until Then *hanky alert*)