everything the country was built on and that we should not take our
freedoms for granted.
In case we forget as we fight the crowds or hurry to find a spot
to view the fireworks, let the prideful anthems and amazing displays
bring back the emotions we felt as children when we first learned of
our country's brave beginnings.
The spirit that inspired the colonialists to rebel is enough to
give anyone pride. Not to mention those founding fathers. Pretty
smart guys with some pretty amazing guidelines for the country's
future. Not perfect of course, but allowing for some adjustments,
which has made all the difference.
So, as current events bring our differences to the forefront, this
is a good day to remember our similar beginnings and to keep in mind
that the same argument can be heard from liberals accused of
anti-patriotism as from soldiers answering how they feel about
The freedom to speak your opinion is one of the things that makes