In memory of those who gave the greatest sacrifice for all of us and those who serve on our behalf all over the world. Happy Memorial Day!
This picture was taken on the rear patio of the old Officer’s Club at Deer Point (Now called the Bayview Restaurant) at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. As I looked over the bay at the sunset and snapped this photo, I realized that thousands of servicemen and women have stood at this same exact spot looking over the bay and thinking about there loved ones who were far, far away. There are few places that you could be that are more isolating than Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
My visit to the base was a real eye opener for me. I was overcome with the realities of what it must be like to be a military family. These great Americans sacrifice a portion of themselves and share their families interests, to serve our country. I think we tend to focus on the danger of loosing their lives and miss that fact that…
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