Lest We Forget

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  1. Napoleon V

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    In Flanders fields the poppies blow
    Between the crosses, row on row,
    That mark our place; and in the sky
    The larks, still bravely singing, fly
    Scarce heard amid the guns below.

    We are the Dead. Short days ago
    We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow,
    Loved and were loved, and now we lie
    In Flanders fields.

    Take up our quarrel with the foe:
    To you from failing hands we throw
    The torch; be yours to hold it high.
    If ye break faith with us who die
    We shall not sleep, though poppies grow
    In Flanders fields.
     
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    Everybody saying Canada has no army and did nothing in the world wars in 5... 4... 3...
     
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    Brave, brave were the soldiers (high named today) who lived
    through the fight;
    But the bravest press'd to the front and fell, unnamed, unknown.

    - Walt Whitman
     
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    do canadians celebrate?
     
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    he was 65, his wife was 66, had
    Alzheimer's disease.

    he had cancer of the
    mouth.
    there were
    operations, radiation
    treatments
    which decayed the bones in his
    jaw
    which then had to be
    wired.

    daily he put his wife in
    rubber diapers
    like a
    baby.

    unable to drive in his
    condition
    he had to take a taxi to
    the medical
    center,
    had difficulty speaking,
    had to
    write the directions
    down.

    on his last visit
    they informed him
    there would be another
    operation: a bit more
    left
    cheek and a bit more
    tongue.

    when he returned
    he changed his wife's
    diapers
    put on the tv
    dinners, watched the
    evening news
    then went to the bedroom, got the
    gun, put it to her
    temple, fired.

    she fell to the
    left, he sat upon the
    couch
    put the gun into his
    mouth, pulled the
    trigger.

    the shots didn't arouse
    the neighbors.

    later
    the burning tv dinners
    did.

    somebody arrived, pushed
    the door open, saw
    it.

    soon
    the police arrived and
    went through their
    routine, found
    some items:

    a closed savings
    account and
    a checkbook with a
    balance of
    $1.14
    suicide, they
    deduced.

    in three weeks
    there were two
    new tenants:
    a computer engineer
    named
    Ross
    and his wife
    Anatana
    who studied
    ballet.

    they looked like another
    upwardly mobile
    pair.
     
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    Yes we have Remembrance Day which is a national holiday. People wear poppies to commemorate those who gave their lives.
     
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