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Independence Day: A Day to be Thankful

IMG_2224Happy Fourth of July! America’s Independence Day is a day to be thankful for the freedoms we enjoy living in the United States of America.

Flag with dogtags (bigstock 4969016)Freedom came with a price and we continue to pay every day. It’s easy take the benefits for granted and forget the reality of the cost. Had America not had so many willing to give their all for this country, there might not be an Independence Day to celebrate.

Between the fireworks, hot dogs and hamburgers take a minute to reflect on the real meaning of the holiday. “My fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you, ask what can you do for your country.” John F. Kennedy