May 20, 2008

This current war

The younger soldier, a colonel in a camouflage uniform, stopped and bent down to listen to the old man.

A soldier of this current war, the "War on Terror," the man had just gotten off of a flight from Baghdad. The other man, the old man wearing big glasses, is a veteran of World War II, called the "Good War." He's a soldier who saw combat at the invasion of Normandy and the Battle of the Bulge.

For a few minutes, passing each other at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the two soldiers stopped to talk.

Read the full story @ the Clayton News Daily:
170 WWII veterans travel to D.C. for war memorial