i posted in the sticky post on top but incase you dont read it often here it is again email from my dad to my mom Babe, I know this whole thing is hard on you and even harder to understand, >I do not understand why I'm doing what I'm doing. But it's something that >needs to be done and I wish I could do more for this war effort. I will try >to explain: >This is a critical time in history and this is the #1 game on earth. What >happens next will determine if America will live in fear or live free, their >are more Muslims and terrorist than their are Americans and now is the time >and place that will decide how our kids -- kids and our great, great >grandchildren will live their lives. This is not the time to look over our >shoulder and see who will step-up and protect our way of life, it's time to >look within ourselves and do what we can for ourselves to protect our way of >life. I feel that what we (both of us) are doing will effect people in ways >that most will never understand and take for granted down the road. This is >the responsible thing to do, even though it's hard to understand. Most >great beliefs and long lasting actions are very hard to understand; most >people would rather take the easy way and look at themselves in the short >term thinking goals. The world will be a better place once this task is >done and we can say we did our best and then some in shaping history. > >Sorry to ramble, but this is what I do. Love and Very Proud to have you on >our side.