Hey there Michael. Welcome to AoM. Also, thought I'd give you a friendly invite to check out my new group The Great Debate. Just click on "Groups." It's the one with the colorful galaxy picture. It's also one of the most active groups on AoM. In any case, great to have you aboard.
"Funny, you bring up the Christmas tree as a positive memory for YOU, yet you deride people for looking out for their own pleasure in your next paragraph stating that this selfish nature is the cause of the downward spiral.
What is the…"
"I see myself as a sheep with no herd.
I've always kept away from mass behavior of any kind, structuring my life so I'm usually alone (or with my family) whether it be commuting to work (I have the road to myself), being on a…"
"Memorial day coming up.
Just having a flashback. On the 24th? Feb 1991 I was Bustin the Berm into Kuwait with the Tiger BDE, 2nd Armored Division.
I had a wife an baby at that time, and I didn't think I was coming home. We were told…"