Elayne Riggs' Journal (for Leah)

Monday, May 30, 2011

On This Day

I shan't wish anyone a Happy Memorial Day 'cause that phrasing is kind of weird, and besides, in my mind this is supposed to be one of those days set aside to ponder and reaffirm the utter futility of war, not to celebrate the willingness of young vital men and women to become human cannon fodder.