“Christmas gift suggestions: to your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance. To a friend your heart. To a customer, service. To all, charity. To every child, a good example. To yourself, respect.”
– Oren Arnold
78 years ago, December 7th 1941 the world would change. The surprise raid on the major U.S. Navy base near Honolulu killed more than 2,400 Americans and, in short, brought the United States into World War II.
According to the National Park Service, Congress designated Dec. 7 as National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day in August 1994. Remembrance events are held every year at the Pearl Harbor National Memorial.
If you click below you can immerse yourself in the history and events that occurred 78 years ago on the attack at Pearl Harbor.
“Yesterday, December 7th, 1941…a date that will live in infamy.”
Former President Franklin D. Roosevelt
“Rain! whose soft architectural hands have power to cut stones, and chisel to shapes of grandeur the very mountains.”
Henry Ward Beecher
“Christmas is the day that holds all time together.”
Trying my hand at photography again. Finding my passion for it in my life is like, relighting the flame on my creative side.
“Taking pictures is savoring life intensely, every hundredth of a second.”
“In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.”
“They who sing through the summer must dance in the winter.”
“To appreciate the beauty of a snowflake it is necessary to stand out in the cold.”
“I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.”
– Charles Dickens
24 More Days ’til Christmas!
Today is the start of the new month, the last month of the year. This is the month where we wrap everything up, and I don’t mean just gifts. So let the countdown begin…to Christmas movies that will bring us all into the cheer!