Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Wednesday Hero 11/26/2008

L/Cpl. Samuel Joyce

U.S. Marine Corps.

Lance Cpl. Samuel Joyce, from Boston, accepts a bagfull of toys during the Toys For Tots 5k Run at Fleet Activities Yokosuka. Runners donated new toys to the local Marine's Toys for Tots program.

These brave men and women sacrifice so much in their lives so that others may enjoy the freedoms we get to enjoy everyday. For that, I am proud to call them Hero.
We Have Every Right To Dream Heroic Dreams. Those Who Say That We're In A Time When There Are No Heroes, They Just Don't Know Where To Look

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Amanda said...

What a great and worth while cause, Toys for Tots ~ i just love anything that is done for children that will bring a smile to their sweet little faces.
Your son is a handsome Lad ~ my own son (he is 9) loved looking at his picture and reading the Airman's Creed. He wants to join the RAF when he is all grown up.
Amanda x
(Like you poll ~ i'm off to vote!)

AirmanMom said...

amanda.. I could not agree with you more, we must take care of the children!
Thank you for the kind words regarding my son! John knew he wanted to join the USAF when he was 9, which is when my oldest son enlisted. As a mom, we encourage their dreams and hopefully one day they live those dreams!
P.S. thank you for the vote!

kimmy said...

Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family!


AirmanMom said...

kimmy...thank you!

Christopher's mom said...

I hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving.


Julie said...

Happy Thanksgiving! Special prayers will be said at our table tomorrow for all of our servicemen and women....and the families who love them.

AirmanMom said...

aam...warm wishes to you and your family as well!

AirmanMom said...

julie...such beautiful words, thank you so much! My wishes to you and your family for a Blessed Thanksgiving!

kim-d said...

I say prayers for our servicemen and women everyday, and thank The Good Lord for their sacrifice. Tomorrow, on Thanksgiving, I will also be saying special prayers for all of our special people.

Happy, Happy Thanksgiving, Airman Mom and family!

AirmanMom said...

kim....My wish for a warm and Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family!