Simi Valley Sophist

The Simi Valley Sophist ruminates on all manner of topics from the micro to the macro. SVS travels whatever path strikes his fancy. Encyclopedia Britannica: Sophist "Any of certain Greek lecturers, writers, and teachers in the 5th and 4th centuries BC, most of whom travelled about the Greek-speaking world giving instruction in a wide range of subjects in return ..."

Location: California, United States

Retired: 30years law enforcement-last 20 years Criminal Intelligence Detective.

Monday, June 26, 2006

Final Salute

“…you expect your husband, son brother sister to come home and you get to embrace them, not that they are to come home covered with the American flag.”

“When his casket came off of the plane, that’s when it really hit me that this was real.”

“…Jim spoke so highly of the Iraqi people.”

“…so that in 20 years from now our children wouldn’t have to be over there fighting.”

Katherine Cathey

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