Just a few hours from the eleventh day of the eleventh month. Please wear your poppy with pride.
No glorification. Just pride.
I can’t imagine what it must have been like then, or like it is now. I can only cite my favourite Uncle Ronnie and what he went through during D-Day. I couldn’t have coped.
Just remember that it isn’t their fault. They just did/do what they were told to. That’s the way armies and politics work. And the way we don’t.