Besides, it massages my ego! I stand for peace, honor, truth and justice. Freedom colors; Red, White and Blue. This Web Site is the intellectual property of American Family Traditions. Another program serves homeless vets, and perhaps Howard's favorite is educating kids in respect for the American flag. We stand to honor, to honor those families that grieve. Tribute to the God of all, freedom for each to worship.
The Flag is passing by! One flag alone stands tall, one flag in righteousness. Lift up the boy on your shoulder high, And show him the faded shred; Those stripes would be red as the sunset sky If death could have dyed them red. Over freedom's land to occupy. We saw a lot of things that a human body shouldn't see--the type of things that stay with you the rest of your life. Paula Richter, curator for the Peabody Essex, is awaiting the outcome of the analysis before she offers an opinion. My name is Old Glory.
We were puzzled to think what his conduct meant. The union of white stars on blue, when flag displayed, is on the left. I have fought every battle of every war for more than 200 years. We know what Master laid the keel, What Workmen wrought thy ribs of steel, Who made each mast, and sail, and rope, What anvils rang, what hammers beat, In what forge and what a heat Were shaped the anchors of thy hope! You're man enough for a thrill that goes To your very finger-tips-- Ay! I am recognized all over the world. Rippled stripes of waving bars, by stripes, by trial, flies free.
My American Flag this promise I give, to hold you high and let you live. It does not hurt, for I am invincible. Although hesitant of her ability to deliver the poem during the difficult time, she said she knew that if she could do it for others, she could surely honor her husband as well. If you have a favorite poem that you would like to contribute to this collection please feel free to do so! One of the holy angels Had come from Heaven above, To tell the true, true story, Of Jesus and His love. Dear God - Long may I wave. It was different than before the war. My name is Old Glory.
White Stripes were put on for the purity of soul, That this new nation put forth as a whole. And so, we go through life And you look on - Seeing our ups and downs, Our highs and lows. A special ceremony or campfire would be appropriate. © September 13, 2003 Roger W Hancock by Roger W Hancock One flag over one land, one flag, our ever-loving freedom. When Driver saw the Stars and Stripes and regimental colors of the Sixth Ohio go up the flagstaff of the capitol, he made his way there and sought out the Union commander, Gen.
It remained there until late February 1862, when Nashville became the first Southern capital to fall. I have fought every battle of every war for more than 200 years. Driver apparently replaced it with a newer, stronger one, and once again stowed Old Glory away for safekeeping. Wives have mourned and mothers have cried So we could remain. Fly our national nerve, colors imbue each hue. Immigrants seeking rights, opportunity availed by freedom.
This edition included an introduction by Robert Brustein and a director's note by. It was so large that he attached it to a rope from his attic window and stretched it on a pulley across the street to secure it to a locust tree. I have fought every battle of every war for more than 200 years. Lowell feels the past working in his very bones. I stand guard with the greatest military power in the world. Whenever the opportunity presents itself to recognize our military, I encourage my students to do so.
How did they knot it off? We stand to honor, to honor those who served for liberty. But we did end up taking the island. Gettysburg, Shilo, Appomatox, San Juan Hill, the trenches of France, the Argonne Forest, Anzio, Rome, the beaches of Normandy, the deserts of Africa, the cane fields of the Philippines, the rice paddies and jungles of Guam, Okinawa, Japan, Korea, Vietnam, and a score of places long forgotten by all but those who were with me. When you honor me, you honor those men and women who gave up every-thing for your freedom. Life be free from God's decree. They decided to embark on a more exhaustive analysis of both flags. Thirteen stars to fifty stars, each are valid, flying free.
American flag of liberty; Red, white stripes, thirteen, White stars against blue sky. © 9-16-2009 Roger W Hancock, Reciprocal Links - Directory of Patriotic Websites - blogs, news, videos, poems, fallen heroes, documents. With every battle that we had won, you were there to show who was number one. Why didn't he put a device in there that would let you forget what happened 50 years ago? Note: You will only see this box once. My name is Old Glory. The flag is passing by! Permission must be requested to use or reproduce any of its contents to ensure fairness.