Comments: A Link in a Great Chain [Repost]


I'd never read this speech before. It's f'ing great. Thanks for posting it.

My wife's father was in the 82nd, dropped into Normandy the night before, and in his honor I will raise a glass tonight to all the men who took part in this Great Crusade.

Those magnificent bastards.

Posted by David Terrenoire at June 6, 2007 02:36 PM

Oh HELL yes!

Posted by Dan Patterson at June 6, 2007 05:13 PM

Damn, is all I can say. What happened to us? I want Patton resurrected!

Posted by Cheryl at June 6, 2007 05:16 PM

WOW. that was really somethin'. came here via Dollard's site. so very, very glad i did.

Posted by ghostie alix at June 6, 2007 06:54 PM