Try as they might, people from other countries cannot know and understand how we Americans feel about our nation. Those of us who value it the most are the ones who have been to other countries and had the opportunity to witness the differences with our own eyes. While the world has many beautiful and diverse beauties to behold and people who love, work, and live as we do, I think America is special because of her people and their strong inner sense of resolve.
So as we celebrate in whatever activities we choose to partake in this holiday weekend, take a moment and remember what it’s all about. Remember those who made it happen and are working so very hard to keep it happening.
These songs speak for themselves on this Fourth of July weekend: