Some days you do the best you can. You get up, go to work, deal with friends and family. Some days you would just like to vanish. It can get to be much more than any of us bargained.
There is pain. But it can't mean anything compared to the loss of a loved one due to war. So for the day after the Fourth of July let us try to remember that some of our babies will never come home. Course, I didn't think any of them should have had to go in the first place.
This is an traveling installation that I attended in March, 2005 at Memorial Park.
It is a display of boots that represent the war dead in Iraq and the civilians who have also died in the conflict. The movie is in QuickTime format and at 9MB it may be too much for dial-up folks.