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woodsprite Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-16-08 03:21 PM
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20. At our Memorial Day Parade, they pull a
handful of kids out of the crowd to stand in front of the reviewing stand and instruct them to do just that. Stand at attention when a color guard goes by. Many of the kids remember from year to year. It seems to be the older folks who don't do it anymore - whether it's bad knees, politics or something else keeping them down. My knees held out for about the first hour of up and down. After that, I just stayed seated ;) and watched kids do it.
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