Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Thank you, Dusty


Today is Veteran's Day. In Canada, it's Rememberance Day (and was observed yesterday).

My grandpa Dusty served in the Second World War. He never liked talking about it, although in his later years he told us a few stories, about a near miss in north Africa, and guarding Nazi prisoners after the war was over.

He was a brave man, capable, outgoing but never flashy, and I miss him a lot.

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