Posted by: Jason's Staff | November 8, 2013

We Will Remember Them

Jason gave his respects at the Garden of Remembrance at Westminster Abbey. The crosses included those who have fallen while serving in The Yorkshire Regiment.

We Will Remember Them

It is the Soldier, not the minister
Who has given us freedom of religion.

It is the Soldier, not the reporter
Who has given us freedom of the press.

It is the Soldier, not the poet
Who has given us freedom of speech.

It is the Soldier, not the campus organizer
Who has given us freedom to protest.

It is the Soldier, not the lawyer
Who has given us the right to a fair trial.

It is the Soldier, not the politician
Who has given us the right to vote.

It is the Soldier who salutes the flag,

Who serves beneath the flag,
And whose coffin is draped by the flag,
Who allows the protester to burn the flag.

We will remember them.

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