PERSPECTIVE…with the HEAT WAVE effecting 30+ of the United States, it’s important to remember our soldiers who are dealing with extreme weather conditions and so far away from home and loved ones.
Next time you are mowing the lawn or see someone mowing a lawn, remember the photo and story below.
I hope the picture will go through for you – of this Army soldier in Iraq with his tiny ‘plot’ of grass in front of his tent. It’s heartwarming! Here is a soldier in Iraq, stationed in a big sand box.
He asked his wife to send him dirt (U.S. soil), fertilizer, and some grass seed so that he can have the sweet aroma, and feel the grass grow beneath his feet. When the men of the squadron have a mission that they are going on, they take turns walking through the grass and the American soil