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Great article!

Regards,
Harold Sprague


From: dfisher(--nospam--at)fpse.com
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: Must read...
Date: Mon, 5 May 2008 12:38:02 -0600

On the plane back from the UK yesterday, I read this story in the recent Esquire:

 

http://www.esquire.com/features/things-that-carried-him

 

It is, quite simply, the most gut-wrenching thing I have ever read; causing me to

Well up more than once.

 

Regardless of you view on the War in Iraq, this will certainly bring home the human

Cost of this conflict.

 

I am not sharing this to make any other point than it is something all of us need to

Think about when discussing sending our men and women into harm’s way.

 

David L. Fisher SE PE

Senior Director

 

The Fisher Companies Ltd. - Cayman

372 West Ontario Chicago 60610

75 Fort Street Georgetown Grand Cayman BWI

319 A Street Boston 02210

 

312.573.1701

312.573.1726 facsimile

312.622.0409 mobile

 

www.thefishercompanies.com

www.fpse.com

 

"England expects every officer and man to do his duty this day."

 

                                       - Admiral Horatio Nelson

                                         HMS Victory

                                         Trafalgar 1805

 


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